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Old Jun 13th, 2009, 09:39 PM   #1
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macbook 1.83 hard drive rubber thingos problem

i have a macbook 1.83. i have been having a problem with intermittent shut downs when i lean on the lower right corner over the hard drive. i also found it starting up by itself on occasion. pulling the hard drive seems to have helped. after pulling the drive and then replacing it, i can no longer trigger the shutdowns. but: when i pulled the drive, two rubber thingos (for want of a better technical term) prevented me replacing it. after their removal, the drive went in fine, but i am unable to understand how to put them back in again... if someone has a thought i would appreciate it. doesn't seem to deal with this...
many thanks
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Old Jun 14th, 2009, 12:31 AM   #2
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a picture of what came out would help.
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Old Jun 14th, 2009, 12:33 PM   #3
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take it to an apple store. they should be able to but the rubber lining back in.
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