So i have an interesting issue
I have a Macpro 2013 Trashcan and was looking to upgrade from the stock 6 Core to 12 Core CPU
Following the OWC videos online made it easier until i reached a hard stop dead end
There seems to be no way to remove 3 of the 4 screws that hold the CPU in place on the macpro. if you look at the pictures - 1 of the screws come out as you would expect but the other 3 look like they are in 1 piece and when you unscrew them the entire screw and thread come off the circuit board.
For those that have access too the official apple service manual. how are you meant to remove the 3 screws as there is no way to remove the CPU otherwise
Not pictured but on a side view it looks like there is a small nut underneath the T10 screw but there seems to be no way to access it to remove it
My Macpro (i can only assume its a later production model) does not have