New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

MacBook Pro - Replacing HD in Core Duo 1.83 GHz MBP


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
youreyesareammo

 
youreyesareammo's Avatar
 
Member Since: Dec 11, 2008
Location: California
Posts: 14
youreyesareammo is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: Macbook Pro 15" 1.83GHz, iPod 30GB

youreyesareammo is offline
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?


Go-gorilla!
QUOTE Thanks
RezDuane

 
RezDuane's Avatar
 
Member Since: Nov 13, 2007
Location: High Desert Plains of New Mexico
Posts: 148
RezDuane is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: 27" iMac 3.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 8Gb Ram 1TB Fusion HD + MBP

RezDuane is offline
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.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Not impressed with Apples Customer service | Ipod To computer »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Core Duo --> Core 2 Duo Flash Fire Apple Notebooks 4 03-24-2012 12:12 PM
Fan speed issue > MacBook 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Darkhawk Apple Notebooks 2 11-01-2008 06:25 PM
imac 20" core duo CPU upgrade? grillbiller Other Hardware and Peripherals 0 10-16-2007 05:35 PM
MBP: Core Duo vs. Core 2 Duo for photographer digiTED Apple Notebooks 13 01-15-2007 02:29 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:49 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?