How To Do MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement?

How To Do MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement?

How To Do MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement:

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Tools you can use:

  • MacBook Pro and Air 5-point pentalobe screwdriver
  • Philips #00 screwdriver
  • Spudger

The following steps of How to do MacBook MagSafe DC-in Board-replacement:

Step – 1

LOWER CASE:

MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement

1. Securely remove the following ten screws from upper case to lower case.

  • Two 2.3 mm P5 Pentalobe screws
  • Eight 3.0 mm P5 Pentalobe screws

2. During this repair process, keep track of each screw, and make sure that the screws are exactly placed at the same socket from where it came. Also, the most important thing to remember that the MacBook is repaired without any damage.

Step – 2

BATTERY CONNECTOR

MacBook Pro In Board-Replacement

  • By using your fingers gently pull and remove the lower case away from the upper case and set it aside.
  • The lower case and upper case are connected by two plastic clips.
  • When you reassemble, just pull down the center of the lower case gently to reattach the two plastic clips.
  • Gently remove the plastic cover adhered to the battery contact board.

Step – 3

Remove MacBook Pro Logic Board1. Then you just removed the screws that connect the battery connector board to the logic board.

  • Two 2.8 mm T6 Torx screws
  • One 7.0 mm T6 Torx shouldered screw

2. With the help of tweezers to remove the small plastic cover connected near the bottom right of the battery connector board.

3. Then gently remove the wide head 6.4 mm T6 Torx screw securing the battery connector to the logic board assembly.

4. The important part is you just carefully lift the battery connector board up off the logic board.

Step- 4

How To Do MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement

 

1. BATTERY CONTACT BOARD

With the help of tweezers just grasp the Interposer and lift it off the logic board and remove it.

2. HEAT SINK ASSEMBLY

Gently remove the following screws that secure the heat sink to the logic board assembly.

  • One 2.4 mm Phillips #00 screw
  • One 3.4 mm T5 Torx screw
  • Four 2.7 mm T5 Torx screws

Then just lift and remove the heatsink up off the logic board assembly.

Step- 5

I/O BOARD DATA CABLE

How To Do MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement

With the help of spudger to pry the right side of the I/O board data cable connector up off its socket on the I/O board.

  • Then with the help of a spudger gently twist to disconnect the I/O board data cable connector from its socket on the logic board.
  • Then just lift and remove the I/O board data cable from the MacBook Pro.

Step- 6

MagSafe DC In Board Test

 

RIGHT FAN

  • With the help of a spudger tip just pull the right fan ribbon cable straight out of its socket on the logic board.
  • Then remove the three 3.1 mm T5 Torx screws that secure the right fan to the logic board assembly and lift and remove the right fan out of the upper case.
  • Same as the right fan process with the removal of the three 3.1 mm T5 Torx screws securing the left fan to the logic board assembly.

Step- 7

MacBook Pro 13 Unibody Mid 2012 MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement

 

LOGIC BOARD ASSEMBLY

  • Just to push the edges of the I/O board connector by a spudger straight out of its socket on the logic board.
  • With the help of a spudger upwards to pry the keyboard backlight connector up off its socket on the logic board.
  • Just grab the black pull tab from the display data cable lock and rotate it towards the DC. Then pull the display data cable on the logic board.

Step- 8

How To Tell If MagSafe Board is Dead

 

  • Then inquire too closely the headphone jack cable connector up off its socket on the logic board.
  • By using the tip of a spudger to flip up the retaining flap on the microphone ribbon cable ZIF socket and pull it out of its socket.
  • Using a similar process as mentioned above in the case of keyboard ribbon cable by pulling out of its socket with the help of the flat edge of a spudger.
  • Again using a similar procedure to disconnect the Trackpad ribbon cable from its socket on the logic board.

Step – 9

How To Tell If Logic Board Is Bad MacBook Pro

 

  • With the help of a spudger gently pry the right speaker cable connector up off from its socket on the logic board.
  • Again pry the SSD cable connector pull from its socket and also just like right speaker, left speaker cable connector up off from its socket.
  • Gently remove the nine 3.3 mm T5 Torx screws that secure the logic board and MagSafe DC-in board to the upper case.

Step – 10

MagSafe DC-IN BOARD

MacBook Pro 2012 DC In Board

  • Then the next is to push the edges of the MagSafe cable connector away from its socket on the logic board and it straight out of its socket on the logic board.

 

 

Here, we provide complete information about the MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement. It helps you to fix the board related issues at home. For more information visit our Youtube channel. But sometimes it is not easily resolved, in this case, don’t try to fix it at home. At, Laptop service center in Kolkata we can resolve any kind of board related issues at a very affordable cost. We always use the latest technology to repair or fix the problems. With the help of iFixit.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

1. What Kind Of Precautions You Must Take During MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement?

  • The first and most important thing is you must use globes during this process.
  • Because your MacBook is a delicate device and globes protect it from bacteria, sweating or any other harmful components that is present on your hand.
  • Also, the rubber and plastic material is safe because it protects you from electric shock.
  • Also, gently use the tools like a spudger or screwdriver, so that your device is in better condition after replacement.

2. What are the important tools needed in the MacBook MagSafe DC In Board-Replacement process?

The important tools are:

  • MacBook Pro and Air 5-point pentalobe screwdriver
  • Philips #00 screwdriver
  • Spudger

3. How To Tell If MagSafe Board Is Bad?

There are so many reasons that your MacBook becomes faulty like factory defect and extensive use, accidentally falls or spills, water damage, etc. And the signs of the bad motherboard are:

  • Power issues and unexpected shutdowns
  • Display and graphics problems
  • Port and component failures
  • Unusual sounds and behaviors

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