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    youreyesareammo's Avatar
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    Dec 11, 2008
    Macbook Pro 15" 1.83GHz, iPod 30GB
    Replacing HD in Core Duo 1.83 GHz MBP
    I have a first generation MBP with the core duo processor. I am out of hard drive space, and wanted to replace it myself, but I seem to remember reading somewhere on here (can't find it again) that the first generation MBP HD's had to be replaced by an Apple rep? Is this true, or am I imagining things?


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    RezDuane's Avatar
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    Nov 13, 2007
    High Desert Plains of New Mexico
    27" iMac 3.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 8Gb Ram 1TB Fusion HD + MBP
    If you're a fix-it sort of gadget man go here:

    Installing MacBook Pro 15" Core Duo Hard Drive

    Your warranty is probably expired by now but if it's not I wouldn't change the HD yet. Wait until it's expired.

    I put a WD 320 gb HD in my MBP with no problems. Upgraded to 3m RAM too.

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