MacBook Pro 17" Unibody (Mid 2010-Late 2011) Left Fan

  • MacBook Pro 17" Unibody (Mid 2010-Late 2011) Left Fan
MacBook Pro 17" Unibody (Mid 2010-Late 2011) Left Fan

$34.99

$34.99

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Product Details

Description

Description

Replace your noisy fan!

This part includes the fan and its surrounding metal bracket.

If your screen is facing you, this is the fan on the left side of the machine.

Looking for the MacBook Pro 17" Unibody (Mid 2010/Late 2011) Right Fan?

Compatibility

MacBook Pro 17" Unibody
2.2 GHz (Early 2011)
2.3 GHz (Early 2011)
2.4 GHz (Late 2011)
2.5 GHz (Late 2011)
2.53 GHz (Mid 2010)
2.66 GHz (Mid 2010)
2.8 GHz (Mid 2010)

Repair Stories

My Problem

MacBook Pro 17" Unibody - Noisy non-functional Left Fan Replacement;

Thanks to your very explicit website guidance, I bought exactly the correct parts from you.

(I also bought a spare right fan just in-case.)

My Fix

Thanks to your very explicit website guidance, I bought exactly the correct parts from you.

. . .

My Problem

One fan had a bearing failing so I replaced both while inside.

My Fix

Flawlessly.

My Advice

Used iFixit tool kits for best fit.

My Problem

Left fan sounded like it was a rocket ship taking off for space.

My Fix

It went really well!! It was way easier than I had expected - the guide seemed overwhelming at first, but it didn't take as long as I had thought it would! Really pleased with the product and the guide!

My Advice

Get a little paper plate or cup fo . . .

My Problem

The fan started groaning like a sick cow about to die or give birth—pick your poison.

My Fix

Extremely easy. It took longer to remove the tiny screws on the bottom of the MBP than it did to replace the fan.

My Advice

Line up the screws in the order they are removed. You don't want to mess up the order. Be sure to . . .

My Problem

One day my MacBook Pro started rattling very loudly whenever the fans came on. It was very annoying and got in the way of my work.

My Fix

It took me about a half hour to complete the repair, except that I had to run out to get a new screwdriver in the middle of the repair. The repair described in the manu . . .

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