02-12-2013, 01:36 PM #1
2011 mini- installing fan/hd connectors
- Member Since
- Feb 12, 2013
(Ist time, got spudger tool) Instructions say pull up disconnect but I have problem
pushing down to connect. For hard drive (square black) connector, does top part have to perfectly line up with motherboard part?
I cannot "see" connection alignment since its done underneath/internally.
This requires lots of fine motor coordination which I don't have.
Do I need a magnifying glass/loupe? Should I bring to a jeweler? I got this back from mac repairman after he didn't connnect cpu fan. This is even more difficult than the hard drive connector.
02-12-2013, 01:39 PM #2
You may want to go to this website:
- iFixit: The free repair manual
It has lots of DIY procedures (with lots of photos) for many Mac models. What you're looking to do may be covered there.
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By geomac3 in forum Apple DesktopsReplies: 20Last Post: 08-20-2015, 09:16 PM
By Blackhole128 in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 2Last Post: 02-02-2015, 10:15 AM
By MontyMo in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 6Last Post: 07-01-2013, 06:02 AM
By Som3awy in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 7Last Post: 04-27-2013, 07:12 PM
By deliverance in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 5Last Post: 10-20-2011, 12:59 PM