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A1150 fan was dead.

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MacBook Pro 15" Core Duo Model A1150

MacBook Pro 15" Core Duo Model A1150 Right Fan Replacement

Difficult

My Problem

My right fan was dead, never showed as running when I checked istat pro. Led to my mac running hotter than it should. Figured I would replace both since I already had to open it for the one.

My Fix

The only complaint was UPS delivered my fans a day late when I paid for next day air. The only difficult part was the small cable going across (and attached to) the left fan. (I forget the step #) Guide was thorough and VERY helpful.

My Advice

Kapton tape! The electrical tape covering the fans and vent ports were very sticky and did not want to attach to the new fans. I covered the old tape with Kapton. Also, the steps that require you to remove cables taped down the mother board need to be replaced as well.

MacBook Pro 15" (Model A1150) Left Fan Image
MacBook Pro 15" (Model A1150) Left Fan

$29.95

MacBook Pro 15" (Model A1150) Right Fan Image
MacBook Pro 15" (Model A1150) Right Fan

$29.95

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