where is the exhaust on my alum-uMB?

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by Aven SkyGazer, Oct 9, 2009.

  1. Aven SkyGazer macrumors regular

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    where is the fan exhaust located on my uMB and how do I clean it out?
     
  2. Ivan P macrumors 68030

    Ivan P

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    You mean the vent? It's located in the hinge itself, so you can't really clean it.
     
  3. Aven SkyGazer thread starter macrumors regular

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    yes. I was told it was through the keyboard. is that true?
     
  4. crazyxzer0 macrumors 6502

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    when you close the lid, if you look at the hinge from the bottom side. you can see vent lines inside the hinge. You can blow it with compress air to remove some dust :eek:
     
  5. miles01110 macrumors Core

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    That's just going to blow most of the dust "in" ...
     

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