Fan noise was annoying and increasing in volume
Using the repair guide everything went smoothly. The mac is as quiet as a mouse.
Be sure to keep track of the screws both the number and their original location.
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If your screen is facing you, this is the fan on the right side of the machine. Includes fan and surrounding metal bracket.
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The original fan was, how should I say it...sounding like a freight train derailing in a crowded intersection.
The repair went without any issues. Once I installed the fan, laptop is back to its whispery quiet old self.
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After, um, 10 years! the right side fan on my 2006 vintage MBP gave up the bearings and was pretty noisy. Time to replace it.
Repair went w/o a hitch. This is the 3rd time I've opened the machine (SSD, new keyboard) so I knew what to expect. Had the tools including the spudger from earlier forays. . . .
The fan started to be noisy and quite annoying.
Hoping noisy sound would just go away bit did not, LOL.
The process went well except for one nasty screw that won't unscrew easily.
And by the way, the Phillips #00 screwdriver you sent didn't work well and did not fit the screws... So I had to get a . . .
The right fan was making a horrible noise. It started out sounding like a purring kitten, and turned in a snoring fat tiger. It was unbearable to work on.
I followed the iFixit Guide and had no problems. Step by step got me in and replaced the fan. I looked around and the best deal I found was throug . . .
right fan on MacBookPro went crazy. Unbearable noise.
I followed iFixit step-by-step, got the fan out, cleaned & added a drop of WD-40. Was OK for a day, but then noisy again. Ordered replacement - used - from iFixit. Opened MBP up again, swapped the fan - now running again super quiet. Very sati . . .