MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Mid 2010) Hard Drive Cable

 
 
 
 
 

MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Mid 2010) Hard Drive Cable

$39.95

$39.95

Product Details

Features

Features

This cable connects the hard drive to the logic board. Please check the option description to determine if it includes the hard drive bracket.

 

Compatibility

MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Mid 2010
2.4 GHz (Mid 2010)
2.53 GHz (Mid 2010)
2.66 GHz (Mid 2010)
2.8 GHz (Mid 2010)
 

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My Problem

Short Description: I was an idiot.

Long Description: For a few months I thought it would be a good idea to run the boot drive for my Mid 2010 MBP from an external SSD. Better sense got a hold of me and I decided to migrate the drive back to the old internal HD. When I formatted the old internal HD . . .

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My Problem

Upgrading to an SSD. There is a sharp edge the SATA cable is hinged to and it ripped like paper when I disconnected the old drive.

My Fix

This replacement replaced the old cable and I'm up and running again to the speed of SSD.

My Advice

When disconnecting the SATA drive take extra notice of the "cheap" and extreme . . .

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My Problem

our CEO had dropped his macbook pro, and never complained about the sluggish performance after the drop. A few months later he asked for an upgrade to a hybrid HDD, When I took the computer apart I noticed the sata cable was slightly torn, and not to my surprise I couldn't install on the new drive.

My Fix

S . . .

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My Problem

Tore the cable when I was updating the HDD to an SSD.

My Fix

Thanks to your site for the excellent tutorial WITH pictures for step by step instruction on how to replace the part correctly.

My Advice

I've built dozens of PC over the years, MacBook pros are very different beast - beatifully engineering inside but also v . . .

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My Problem

Laptop was super slow and battery was shot.

My Fix

Purchased new solid state drive, new memory modules, and new battery, along with a too kit from IFIXIT Thanks to guides, everything went smoothly, except I tore hard drive cable while detaching old drive. So I had to purchase new cable and then wait for . . .

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My Problem

The problem? My computer wouldn't turn on at all.

My Fix

The IT guy at my college library advised a different cord to fix the problem, which of course didn't work so off to the Geek Squad I went. They diagnosed it with the same problem, different cord, problem solved!

My Advice

It's good to get a second opinion and sh . . .

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