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Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-14-2011, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,629
Posted By artemiscon
How Much Do you want for it? Is it Unibody (Black...

How Much Do you want for it? Is it Unibody (Black Keyboard or silver keyboard)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-14-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,184
Posted By artemiscon
Targus Cooling Pad For MBP

I just bought a Targus Dual Fan 17" Cooling Pad for my MBP. Anyone have any reviews on this product or know of a better or what the best cooling options for Macbooks is?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-14-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By artemiscon
Hey thats a great idea! I actually just bought a...

Hey thats a great idea! I actually just bought a Targus 17" Dual Fan Cooling Pad tho. Seems To be working .
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,629
Posted By artemiscon
My advice Is to look for a used display that fits...

My advice Is to look for a used display that fits your machine and ifixit.com can walk you through replacing it if you are confidant in that aspect. If you want to sell it, let me know the specs and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 463
Posted By artemiscon
Repair Guide

I am aware of all the online sources for Macbook repair, but I was wondering if there are any books published on repairing macbook pro hardware/ troubleshooting guide? Specifically for non-unibody...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 10:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By artemiscon
If it is my battery, it isn't showing any signs...

If it is my battery, it isn't showing any signs of being bad. Pressing the button reveals an accurate reading and it holds a three hour charge. Neither OSX or Coconut Battery reveal anything wrong.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,497
Posted By artemiscon
I thought only non- unibodies experienced this...

I thought only non- unibodies experienced this issue (if the cracks are where I am picturing) and that the unibody was supposed to fix this issue that is almost inevitable with non Unibody Macbooks....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By artemiscon
Glad you got everything smoothed out!

Glad you got everything smoothed out!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By artemiscon
Thanks, since there is no Kernel Panic message...

Thanks, since there is no Kernel Panic message there are no entries in the log. I haven't experienced a shutdown since putting the battery back in. So as of right now everything seems to be Kosher,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 348
Posted By artemiscon
superdrive problem

I am having trouble getting my superdrive slot on the top case to line up with the actual slot after swapping out my old dented bottom case for a new one. When I try to eject a disc I have to use a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By artemiscon
I appreciate all the tips, I actually have the...

I appreciate all the tips, I actually have the case off right now, I haven't experienced the shut down in over 3 hours or so. I am really scratching my head right now as to why this suddenly stopped...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By artemiscon
Best Cooling option for MBP

I am curious if anyone has experience with cooling pads or any other cooling options for Macbook pro (non Unibody). I am interested in the best option and also what the most economical solution is as...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By artemiscon
I saw somewhere to check the log file ( I can't...

I saw somewhere to check the log file ( I can't remember exactly where it was) but when I checked it out I didn't see anything about crashing, what exactly should I look for, and could you tell me...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By artemiscon
Thank you for your help so far, I have tried...

Thank you for your help so far, I have tried resetting all those values and I have iStat pro to keep an eye on things. My right side fan is not functioning, so it is likely a heat issue. My question...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By artemiscon
Results

Well I am having Random Shutdown Syndrome, and upon removing the battery and running it strait from the power cord it hasn't shut down for over an hour. It usually shuts down within 15-20 minutes...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By artemiscon
Average Lifespan of OEM MBP Battery

I was wondering if there is an average lifespan of MBP batteries. I have a 17" MBP 2.4 Core2Duo Model A1229, and have recently been experiencing random shutdown problems and I am curious if a battery...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-12-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By artemiscon
MBP Random Shutdown problem

My Macbook pro 2.4 Ghz C2D, 2GB Ram, Model A1229 Running Snow Leopard.
I am not getting a kernel panic message it just randomly shuts down. I have checked the RAM and it is seated securely (I think...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-28-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By artemiscon
superdrive problem

So I have replaced the bottom case on my 17" mbp A1229 due to dents and the top case could use a replacement also. But since I put this all back together my superdrive is having a hard time spitting...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-30-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By artemiscon
Aluminum Powerbook & Macbook Pro Compatibility

Can anyone tell me if the cases are compatible between the Aluminum Powerbook G4 and the Non-Unibody Macbook Pro. I have a dented up case and am offered a flawless powerbook system for cheap and need...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-14-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 308
Posted By artemiscon
Are these compatible

I need a new keyboard + right fan, and would like to just replace the entire topcase/keyboard on my 17" MBP 2.4 C2D. Could I use the topcase+Keyboard+fan from This APPLE 17" POWERBOOK G4 1.67GHz...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-14-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By artemiscon
yeah. It seems like ebay is my best option for...

yeah. It seems like ebay is my best option for getting these parts, and the keyboard itself will run me $70-$100, the top assembly will run me between $100-$150. So I am actually looking for a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-13-2010, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By artemiscon
repair

My MBP is not under warranty, and I have thoroughly cleaned the keyboard (taken most of the keys off and used canned air to blow any dust out) so I know it isn't dirty/dusty. I am just curious why...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-12-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By artemiscon
no help?

Can anyone offer any help at all on this problem?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 480
Posted By artemiscon
MBP pre-unibody keyboard protector

Are there any keyboard covers/protectors for the MBP pre unibodies? it seems like all i can find are covers for the newer unibody MBP's. Anyone else notice that the silver keyboard on the aluminum...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By artemiscon
MBP Keyboard issue

i am wondering what exactly i need to replace in order to fix my keyboard issue. Everything works except for the "i" and "8" keys. it started happening randomly (not caused by spillage or any other...
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