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Macbook mid-2010: no power after ssd upgrade

I changed my HDD to a SSD using ifixit guide on my MacBook Unibody Model A1342 (mid-2010). But after reconnecting the battery, the Mac seems to be dead (MagSafe light off, no chime, no fan, nothing)....
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13" MacBook Air, A1466 Logic Board Compatibility

I have a 2012 Macbook Air model A1466 that needs a new logic board. PowerbookMedic shows that loads of 13” MBA’s use the A1466 logic board, starting from Mid 2012 to Mid 2017 models. Does this mean I ...
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Do I have enough evidence to conclude that my 2017 MacBook Air's problem is in the logic board? [duplicate]

I'm trying to revive a MacBook Air 2017 that suffered a liquid spill (diet Crystal Light on the keyboard). After a week of drying, open, in an aggressively dehumidified room, it started up and behaved ...
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ME864LL/A Logic Board swap from MF839LL/A

I've got a late 2013 retina MBP and I want to know if I can swap the logic board from a 2015 MF839LL/A retina MBP. Can anyone tell me if this board will fit? They look like they're the same size and ...
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Macbook pro 13" mid-2012 not turning on, no battery leds (battery ok)

My MacBook pro 13" 2012 won't boot up. The battery leds on the outside aren't indicating anything either and the charger won't show bright green or amber led. Is my logic board the cause? Things I'...
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Liquid damaged Macbook — doesn't power up after submerging logicboard in surgical spirit/rubbing alcohol

I've bought my late 2016 Macbook Pro with Touchbar in February, spilled some juice on it. Anyway, the machine seemed to function pretty well even so, only the Touchbar was randomly going black. ...
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Early 2011 Macbook Pro faulty GPU or Logic Board?

I have a 15" Macbook Pro from early 2011 and am trying to figure out whether the logic board is broken. Background and Original Symptoms In 2016, my Macbook first showed signs of a broken GPU. Since ...
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Blurred Lines on screen, then computer shuts off

9 months ago, my Macbook Pro 13in (2012) had blurred lines on the screen and would immediately shut down. I went to Apple Care and they quoted me $700 to fix the issue, which I think they said was ...
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iMac 27" model 2010 - speaker weird after exchange of logicboard

I exchanged the logicboard and now the speakers don't work well. If plugged in both on the logicboard then the right speaker (the one without the subwoofer) makes distorted sounds. If I plug out ...
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Interchangeability of MacBook Pro Retina Logic Boards Within Model Year

I am about to get a hold of a liquid-damaged mid-2015 MacBook Pro Retina. I am going to attempt to repair it. Assuming the logic board needs replacement, is it possible to replace it with a different ...
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Mbp 15 retina early 2013-waiting for disks to reappear [duplicate]

I have a mbp 15 early 2013 model. It was running smoothly until yesterday suddenly it passed out with a folder question mark screen. so I went to recovery because I can't boot up. In the startup disk ...
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Seriously corroded Macintosh Color Classic

I just got my hands on a 1993 color classic to try and repair. The machine turns on (I hear the fan) and emits three monotone beeps. Not the chimes of death, but something I can’t figure out. I busted ...
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Bad Mac Mini 2012 passes AHT, but ASD shows several errors/failures. Logic board failure?

I have a 2012 Mac mini running Mac OS X 10.8 that doesn't boot properly. Sometimes the USB ports don't work after boot and/or the Mac mini crashes after bootup. Graphics are not crisp when output from ...
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Transplanting MacBook Air 11“ logic board to a 13” one

I've got an 11" MacBook Air with a broken screen (big gaping hole due to mishandling). I've also have another 13" MacBook Air with a broken logic board (won't boot and the beeps seem to say "memory ...
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Can I upgrade my Macbook pro 13 inch mid 2009's logic board?

I want to upgrade my Macbook Pro 13 inch mid 2009's logic board with a new quad core i7 and 2gb or more radeon graphics. I have a few questions: Will this affect my OSX installation? Are Macbook Pro ...
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Apple logic board part number replacement issue

I'd like to replace my MBP unibody early 2011 logic board that's broken, so I don't know which is the right choice because two Apple part number seems to be available. The first one is 6616080 and the ...
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Replacing MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012) logic board

As in the title, I have quite an old MacBook Pro. I bought it in 2013, and recently on some apps or webpages, at random times, my screen is glitching on the top side. I tried checking to see whether ...
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Logic Board Part No

Hi, Any idea what the part number is for this logic board, or where will I find it printed on the board. It has no xxx-xxxx-x number on it and the serial number returns a different board type. So if I ...
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Difference between Apple part numbers 661-5480 and 661-6362 for MacBook Pro 15" Mid-2010 2.66GHz logic board

I've been asked to replace the logic board of a mid-2010 MacBook Pro 15" Unibody 2.66GHz Core i7 laptop. When I check the exploded view of my Apple Technician Guide for this MacBook Pro, it lists ...
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Mac Pro - Early 2009 - 4,1 wont boot under OSX

Having some issues with Mac Pro I’m hoping you can help with. I received a Mac Pro 2009 4,1 from my work place after a user noted it ‘it just died’ Our guys here looked at it and could only conclude ...
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MagSafe LED sometimes won't light up

I have a Mid 2014 MacBook Pro with Retina Display. As of a week ago, occasionally when I plugged in the MagSafe Adapter, the LED doesn't light up. The problem is fixed by unplugging the power adapter ...
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What hardware problem could be the cause for my 5C's becoming unresponsive for days?

It began at about 3:00 AM in the morning. Woke up, felt for my phone, and noticed the screen was bright red. Maybe it's a picture? Some temporary glitch with the display? I hit the sleep button while ...
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macbook pro blank display

I am facing the issue with my laptop as when its starts its booting and chime sound is present but the display is blank and after sometimes, the display becomes grey. Sometimes it will work fine means ...
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MacBook Air headphone jack causing mac to go into sleep mode [closed]

So my MacBook Air continuously flickers between on and sleep modes. It stays on only when I plug in the headphone jack and keep it at an angle pressed. I took it to the store and I was told it could ...
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MacBook Pro 17 2009 - fails to turn on after optical drive upgrade

The optical drive on my MBP stopped accepting discs, so I removed the optical drive and replaced it with the optical drive from my MBP 15 2009. Now it doesn't start. During the upgrade I disconnected ...
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What types of problems could lead to 10 logic board failures across 3 different laptops? [closed]

In March 2012, I bought a new 15" MacBook Pro. It required 3 logic board replacements over the next 13 months, leading Apple to replace the unit with a new 15" MacBook Pro in April 2013. That computer ...
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Thermal paste for A8 chip

On the iPhone logic board (or at least for the iPhone 6), there is a metal shield (heatsink?) covering the A8 SoC and few other components. There is also black thermal paste between the chip and ...
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How to check if logic board is actually got replaced [duplicate]

I have Macbook pro 15" early 2011 and my GPU died a couple of weeks ago. I contacted Apple service center about the costing and they said a whooping 1000 USD to replace the board. From one of my ...
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MacBook Pro - not booting - going around in loops?

After a harrowing couple of days, I found this site and am hoping someone can help. I have a 2011 MacBook Pro which has recently started having problems booting. During a game session (SIMMS), it ...
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excessive cpu usage from kernel_task after accidentally ripping Facetime HD camera connector off the logic board

Accidentally ripped off the Facetime HD camera cable of the logic board. Now whenever I boot into OS X kernel_task hogs all the cpu (500%). I could be wrong here, but my hunch is that because no ...
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Spoofing a serial number on a MacBook Pro

I have a MacBook Pro that got liquid spilled on it. I cleaned it up and everything works except the fact that it no longer has a serial number. When I go to look at System Information, it says "Serial ...
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How to get MacBook Pro(early 2011,13 inches) logic board schematic?

I destroyed my laptop i.e. Macbook pro early 2011-13 inches, last night. The computer works fine and has 50% charge left in the battery. But despite showing "Magsafe connected" on the screen it shows "...
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Late 2006 iMac Issue: Logic Board or Hard Drive?

I have a question. I have a late 2006 17" White iMac, and it is having issues. I don't know if it has a bad hard drive (again..), or if it has a bad logic board, and I have no idea how to check it. I ...
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iPhone 5c Digitizer or logic board damage

My wife dropped her phone on Sunday... I don't want to replace the screen if it's the logic board and nothing can be done to recover her data. A beautiful picture: If this were the 1970's her phone ...
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Determine whether Logic Board has actually been replaced

I recently had the Logic Board in my Retina MBP 15″ 2012 replaced under a warranty extension program and Apple paid for it. I've reinstalled OS X several times and feel things aren't running properly. ...
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Accidentally broke of an SMD part of my iPhone 5's logic board (DZ17)

Well, sh**... It's the tiny part at the very very top right of the logic board (camera facing away, so as it lays in your iPhone when you open it) I don't know what to do now. What kind of part is ...
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Mac Mini with lots of I/O errors and related issues, trouble identifying culprit

Setup: Mac Mini 2011 with two drives: SSD with OS X Yosemite and admin account home folder HDD with my user home folder Symptoms: It began as many months of seemingly random slowdowns/beach balls, ...
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MacBook Pro Retina 15'' Late 2013 Stoppped Charging

Related questions here and here. Hi everyone. This is what happened to me: I was giving a class, in a 200 people auditorium, and there were lots of power extensions and cables for everyone to ...
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Resetting SMC on a Macbook Pro

About a couple of weeks ago, I tried turning on my Macbook Pro and it seemed completely dead. I plugged in the power cable but it still didn't work. Since it's not under warranty anymore, I opened up ...
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How to check my MBP's logic board properties?

A few days ago, my MBP had a lot of issues like multiple beeping sounds as well as black screen anomalies. The beeping issue goes away when I force a shutdown. When I took it in for repair, they ...
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Can I move my logic board between different models of MacBook Air?

If I take out my logic board in my MacBook Air 2011 11-inch i5 2 GB RAM and put in a MacBook Air 2011 11-inch i7 4 GB RAM, will it work? If not why?
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Upgrade logic board of Macbook Unibody 4.1

I've recently found a (factory refurbished) logic board from a Macbook Unibody 5.2 (mid-2009; 820-2496-A) and want to replace the logic board of my Macbook Unibody 4.1 (early-2008) with it, so my ...
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Trying to find the board ID for Mac Pro 1,1 (no OS currently installed, can't access terminal)

I'm trying to install Mavericks on an old MacPro1,1 (This one), and I need the correct board ID to properly configure the USB install. I currently do not have any OS installed on the HDD, so I cann't ...
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MacBook Pro retina, hardware repair - advice

A pair of weeks ago I spilled coffee on my MacBook Pro Retina 15'' (MacBookPro10,2, Early 2013), and now I just received the quote from the customer support centre. It's a 3rd party authorized ...
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Where are the power-on jumpers on a mid-2013 MacBook Air logic board?

I'm trying to locate the power-on jumpers on the logic board of mid-2013, 13" MacBook Air. Similar to this question, but for the newer model MacBook Air. I have disassembled and cleaned all ...
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2010 15" MacBook Pro unable to recognize internal display, works fine with external

Today I walked over to my 15" Mid-2010 MacBook Pro (which I had been controlling via VNC not long before) and attempted to use it. I was greeted with a screen that would not wake up. After much ...
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Can different CPU on logic boards from the same overall A1369 MacBook Air work?

I could get a Macbook Air (A1369, Core 2 Duo 2.13 GHz, 4GB Ram) with a broken Logicboard very cheap and i have the idea to replace it with a A1369 1.7 GHz i5, 4GB Ram Logicboard (could get it also ...
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Mid 2010 i7 Macbook Pro 6,2 stuck at Apple logo on boot

Recently my 15 inch Macbook Pro (mid 2010, i7) hasn't been booting normally (No drops, no spills, etc). It just hasn't been able to boot normally. The issue I'm having is it only goes as far as the ...
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Macbook Air logic board upgrade

Maybe it is silly question, but is it possible to install logic board from Macbook Air i5/i7 to Macbook 1.1 body? Original Core2Duo with 2Gb of RAM is really slow for programming.
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Are CPU and GPU embedded on the logic board?

I'm thinking about whether I should get my MacBook Pro 6,2 repaired. The repair would include replacing the logic board, so I'm wondering if the CPU and GPU are replaced as well?