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Replacing a Mac Mini Processor.

skshaffer98 -

Electronics Skills

How to Apply Thermal Paste

5 - 20 minutes


My Problem

The Mac Mini I had was extremely slow and thankfully had the ability to repair the processor, I did so.

My Fix

It went well, the tools I purchased did the job masterfully.

My Advice

Be patient, be kind, and use cable ties.

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