Apple Thermal paste

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by ilikewhey, Apr 17, 2015.

  1. ilikewhey macrumors 6502

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    took apart my macbook 5.1 today....

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    seriously? do all macbooks get the same treatment? if so i'm taking apart my mom's air tomorrow asap. no wonder my idle was hovering around 60c
     
  2. tom vilsack macrumors 68000

    tom vilsack

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    YES! Here is a pic of a old PowerBook Ti Logic Board I redid not so long ago. I have no idea why Apple does such a horrible job with there thermal paste,but even on new Mac's I redo it!

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  3. maflynn Moderator

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