Take Apart

Manual Updates 9

Version 3 updated 25 April 2008 9 Version 2 updated 26 February 2008 9 Version 1 updated 14 November 2007 9

General Information 11 What's New 11 Product Configurations 12 Identifying Feature 13 Cable Connector Names on Logic Board 14 JST Connectors 15 Foam Sponges on the Logic Board 17 Logic Board Spring 17 Tools 18

Temperature Concerns 18

Note About Images in This Manual 18

Serial Number Location 19

Transferring the Serial Number 19

Simplified Flowchart for Removing Modules 20

Battery 21

RAM Door (L-Bracket) 24

Memory (DIMMs) 28 Removal Procedure 29 Replacement Procedure 30 Removing a Stuck Memory Card 32

Hard Drive 33

Top Case (with Keyboard) 36

Trackpad Cable 46

Hard Drive Snubbers, Front and Rear 51

AirPort Extreme Card 54

MagSafe DC-In Board 57 Left Speaker 61

I/O Frame (with upper EMI shield) 64

Battery Connector with Sleep Switch 67

Hard Drive Connector 71

Fan 77

Heatsink 80

Checking the Thermal Grease 83

Bluetooth Holder 86

Optical Drive 90

Handling Slot-Load Optical Drives 97 Removing a Stuck Disc from an Optical Drive 101

Optical Drive Cable 103

Backup Battery 107

Bluetooth Antenna Board and Cable 111

Bluetooth Board 115

Bluetooth-to-Logic-Board Cable 118

Subwoofer with Right Speaker Cable 122

Midframe 126

Logic Board 129

Display Bezel 137 Removal Procedure 138 Replacement Procedure 141

Bezel Mounting Clips 144 Removal Procedure 145 Replacement Procedure 146

Spacers at Bezel Scoops 148

Shims at Display Bezel Scoops 150

Clutch Block, Left 153

Clutch Block, Right 157

Clutch Caps 161

(Refer to "Clutch Block, Left" and "Clutch Block, Right") 161

Display Module 162

Bottom Case 168

Clutch Cover 171

Bezel Scoops, Left and Right 177

LCD Panel 180

Antenna Receptors and Cables, Top and Left 186

LCD Panel Assembly 191 Removal Procedure 193 Reinstallation Procedure 197

Spacers at Camera Bracket 205

Camera Assembly 207

LVDS Cable with USB Line 213

Microphone Cable 220

Inverter Board 227

Inverter Cable 230

Display Hinges, Left and Right 233

Bezel Brace, Left 236

Bezel Brace, Right 238

Sleep Magnet 242

Display Magnet Pairs 245

Display Rear Housing 249

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