MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (2.53 GHz Mid 2009) or 17" Unibody (Early/Mid 2009) Right Fan

 
 

MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (2.53 GHz Mid 2009) or 17" Unibody (Early/Mid 2009) Right Fan

$44.95

$44.95

Product Details

Features

Features

Make sure you have identified your MacBook Pro correctly. You can use our Identify Your Mac.

2.53 GHz Unibody 15" Macbook Pros have only one fan. For Unibody 17" MacBook Pros, if your screen is facing you, this is the fan on the right side of the machine.

Includes fan and surrounding metal bracket.

 

Compatibility

MacBook Pro 15" Unibody 2.53 GHz Mid 2009
2.53 GHz (Mid 2009)
MacBook Pro 17" Unibody
2.66 GHz (Early 2009)
2.8 GHz (Mid 2009)
2.93 GHz (Early 2009)
3.06 GHz (Mid 2009)
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

The left fan was making a very loud noise. Like the one you hear when you stick a baseball card in a bikes' spoke. But just to be safe I replaced the right fan too even though it wasn't giving me any problems.

My Fix

The repair was very easy. I removed the screws holding the bottom cover then the three scre . . .

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My Problem

At least one of the fans in my unibody MacBook Pro 17 was making pretty horrific noises. I've had this happen before in MacBook Pro systems. The poor little fans give their all and then die.

My Fix

I replaced both fans just to be sure, it took about 2 minutes to get the case open, and about 2 minutes each . . .

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My Problem

My MacBook Pro had begun making an intermittent screeching noise after I accidentally dropped it. It only fell about a foot and a half but it was enough to damage something. The noise sounded like the tone of an an old fax machine, almost like the hard drive was girding away at a high pitch. The com . . .

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My Problem

I noticed a while back that when watching a movie or using my MacBook for an extended period of time the fan on the left side would begin to get very loud and the left half of my MacBook would get very hot. I downloaded an app called "iStat" which monitors CPU usage, internal temps, fan speeds, etc . . .

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My Problem

Fan was overheating after 6/7 years of use, needed to replace and clean it out.

My Fix

Horribly. Broke off the connector being too rough with it. With my DIY attitude I bought a soldering iron and tried to solder it back on, instead I just fried my motherboard. Now I have to buy a whole new laptop.

My Advice

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