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iMac died for no reason but IFIXIT sorted everything!

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iMac Intel 21.5" EMC 2308

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iMac Intel 21.5" EMC 2308 Power Supply Replacement


My Problem

One day I've turned on my iMac 21.5'' iMac and worked one it for about 30 minutes, then i went for a quick meal to my kitchen :) after i got back I've noticed that iMac is off, I've tried to turn it on but there was no signs of life whats so ever, straight away i went on to ifixit.com forums throe my laptop and searched what could be causing that and i found few ways how to test it, so i took it apart and ind out that its 99% that this is the power supply fault.

My Fix

To be honest the repair is so easy when you follow every step on ifixit guides, i think anyone can manage to fix anything, it only took about 20-30 minutes to disassemble my iMac and put it back together and the main thing is that i did everything right from first go :)))

My Advice

Just read every single step on the guide carefully and don't be in a rush with your repair, if your trying to fix it as fast as its possible you might break it faster than fix it :)

iMac Intel 21.5" Late 2009-Mid 2011 Power Supply Image
iMac Intel 21.5" Late 2009-Mid 2011 Power Supply


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