MacBook 13" Core Duo Parts
Grab a toolkit for your MacBook 13" Core Duo model and fix your broken laptop!
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Arctic Silver Thermal Paste
Forms a continuous, heat conductive layer between a processor and its heat sink. A new layer of thermal paste keeps your processor from overheating. 3.5 grams
Arctic Silver ArctiClean
Two part cleaner dissolves old thermal paste on heat sinks and processors. One 30 ml bottle of thermal material remover and one 30 ml bottle of thermal surface purifier.
MacBook and MacBook Pro (Non-Retina) SSD Upgrade Bundle
Upgrade the storage and improve boot time and read/write speed in your MacBook and MacBook Pro (Non-Retina) with this SSD upgrade bundle.
2.5" Hard Drive Enclosure with USB 3.0 Cable
Turn any SATA 2.5" laptop hard drive into an external storage drive with this part.
1 TB 5400 RPM 2.5" Hard Drive
Replace or upgrade the hard drive in your compatible MacBook, MacBook Pro, Intel Mac mini, and Sony PS3/PS3 Slim/PS4 game consoles.
PC2-5300 1 GB RAM Chip
RAM Upgrade / 1 GB / PC2-5300 / Low Profile / 200 pin, 667 MHz
MacBook Replacement Battery
Replace a 4900-5200 mAh battery compatible with MacBook model A1185. Part #661-3958, 661-4254, 661-4413.
MacBook (Core Duo/Core 2 Duo) Inverter Cable
Connects the logic board to the display inverter.
Universal Drive Adapter
Turn your current hard drive into an external drive with this part.
MacBook Bluetooth Board
Provides wireless Bluetooth networking capability, includes cable
The MacBook 13" Core Duo can be easily upgraded to a total of 2 GB of memory using two 1 GB RAM chips, and a 500 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive will give you plenty of storage. You can upgrade to the Santa Rosa/Penryn Upper Case, featuring a new keyboard layout (including iTunes controls)! The 8x SuperDrive is the fastest optical drive for this model and will make creating DVDs a whiz. Have you ever been caught sleeping while waiting for your file to transfer over slow wireless network? We can wipe away that unnecessary snooze-fest with the Airport Extreme 802.11n Card upgrade.
There is one main variation within this model. The heat sink thermal sensors may have three-wall or four-wall connectors. This affects the heat sink and logic board. See photos and part descriptions on the three-wall or four-wall heat sinks for information on determining which version you have.
Check out our MacBook troubleshooting page for help in diagnosing your machine!
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