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    Glenners's Avatar
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    Sep 18, 2006
    Windsor, Ontario
    14" ibook g4, 1.42ghz. 512mb ram, 60gb hdd
    Replacing logic board with a logic board with a faster processor
    I am thinking of buying an ibook g4 14" with a 1.2ghz processor on ebay, but the logic board is fried. the only other logic board I can find for it is a higher frequency either 1.33ghz or 1.42. If the logic board is specified for a 14" ibook g4 will it work?? I can't see why not but it never hurts to check. Thanks!
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    mck_tj05's Avatar
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    Apr 20, 2007
    little bit north of dallas
    MBP C2D, 1 GB ram, 120GB HD
    as long as all the ports match up i would think it would work...

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    Member Since
    Jul 14, 2007
    SF Bay Area, CA
    See Sig...
    It may or may not; all you can do is look at pictures (preferably high resolution) of the two boards side-by-side and see if the major items (ports, optical and hard disk connectors, cpu, gpu, nb, ram slots, and screw holes) are in the same spot. If they are, it's worth a shot, but some other parts (the heatsink for the faster models) or custom fabrication could be required.
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