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iMac 17" SATA HD replacement - upgrade 1 TB

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iMac G5 20" Model A1076

iMac G5 20" Model A1076 Hard Drive Replacement

5 - 15 Minuten

Moderate

Mein Problem

Old HD crashed... iMac was still in good shape (screen & power supply replaced a few years ago under Apple care extended warranty)... Repair costs by a shop was cost prohibitive... Nothing to lose by doing repair myself...

Meine Reparatur

Very well... Online instructions were spot on; pics were very helpful... Old HD came out; new HD went in... Powered up the iMac, reinstalled OS, upgraded to Snow Leopard... Works great!!!

Mein Rat

Got my torx bits from Lowes ($15)... A pocket knife is handy for removing the thermal sensor off the HD... Whole process took less than 30 minutes with an iPad to follow instructions on.

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1 TB 7200 RPM 3.5" Hard Drive

$59.99

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Universal Drive Adapter

$24.99

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