MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Late 2008 Parts
Grab a toolkit for your MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Late 2008 model and fix your broken laptop!
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MacBook Pro 15" (Late 2008-Mid 2012 excluding Mid 2009 2.53 GHz) Right Fan
Replace a right fan compatible with MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Late 2008 to Mid 2012 A1286 (excluding Mid 2009 2.53 GHz) with this part. Includes metal bracket. Part #661-4...
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.
500 GB 5400 RPM 2.5" Hard Drive
Replacement or upgrade hard drive compatible with all MacBooks, MacBook Pros, Intel Mac minis, and Sony PS3 and PS3 Slim game consoles. SATA interface for Intel Macs / 2....
MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Late 2008-Early 2009) MagSafe DC-In Board
This part connects the AC wall adapter power to the logic board.
MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Late 2008-Early 2009) Hard Drive Cable
This cable connects the hard drive to the logic board.
SATA Optical Drive USB Cable
Connect an optical drive to your computer via USB with this part.
PC3-8500 2 GB RAM Chip
Replace or upgrade the RAM in your desktop or laptop computer.
MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Late 2008-Early 2009) Keyboard
Replace a damaged, dirty, corroded, or malfunctioning keyboard and internal power button switch compatible with a Unibody A1286 15" MacBook Pro from Late 2008 or Early 20...
MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Late 2008 - Late 2011) LCD Panel
Replace an LCD panel compatible with all 15" Unibody MacBook Pros. 15.4” screens. 1440 x 900 or 1680 x 1050 resolution options. Glossy, anti-glare, and high-resolution ...
MacBook Pro 15" Unibody LVDS Display Cable
Replace a broken or damaged LVDS Display Cable in your laptop.
In October of 2008 Apple released the MacBook Pro 15" Unibody with a new aluminum case drilled from a single aluminum brick. This model introduced some features that were new to Apple laptops: dual video cards, one for power saving casual use and one for graphics-intensive processing, and a Mini DisplayPort replaced the full-size DVI display connector.
The most common repairs with Late 2008 model MacBook Pro 15" Unibody laptops are replacing a dead battery, replacing a malfunctioning left or right fan, and upgrading the hard drive or RAM. The MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Late 2008-Early 2009) Memory Maxxer RAM Upgrade Kit includes all the parts and tools you need to upgrade to 8 GB of RAM.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Late 2008 & Early 2009 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.