Hardware

Apple MacBook Air Teardown (13-inch 2010)

Hidden fan screw

As I noted earlier, one of the fan screws is hidden under a cable that runs along the bottom of the fan's housing. There's also a single Torx T5 screw that holds the left-side circuit board to the case.

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