The latest Apple news from the experts in Mac, iPhone, iPod, and iPad Repair. This blog covers everything from new repair guide releases to tips and tricks to the latest take aparts on the newest gadgets.

Macbook Pro Touchbar Liquid Damage Repair

December 28th, 2018

In today’s video we show you how to diagnose and repair a liquid damage no power issue on a Macbook Pro Touchbar unit with board # 820-00239.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

Keyboard Keys Not Working Repair on Macbook Pro A1278

December 20th, 2018

In this video we show you how to repair an issue where a row of keys on a top case is not working on an A1278 13″ Macbook. In most cases a replacement top case will fix the issue, but in this case the issue is due to a faulty keyboard connector. This video shows you how to replace that connector. The board we work on in this video is an 820-3115.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

Macbook Pro 13″ Distorted Video due to Ram Slot

December 19th, 2018

In this video we show you a common issue on the A1278 13″ Macbook Pro in which the video gets distorted due to bad solder joints on the ram slot. The fix is to only use one ram chip as reflows will only work temporarily. The board we work on in this video is a 820-3115.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

Macbook Pro Burnt Component on 13″ Retina – Not Repairable on Board 820-3476

December 10th, 2018

In this video we show you how we diagnose a burnt chip issue in a 13″ Macbook Pro Retina with board # 820-3476. The board in this video is non-repairable due to a short in the CPU, however the video goes through the entire diagnosis process you would go through in a repair attempt.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

Macbook Pro Liquid Damage Repair on a 13″ Retina

November 27th, 2018

In this video we show you how to diagnose and repair liquid damage on a Macbook Pro 13″ Retina logic board. Specifically, we are working on a board with board # 820-3476 in this video.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

Macbook Pro Bluetooth Not Available Repair on a 2012 A1278 820-3115

November 20th, 2018

In this video we show you how to diagnose and repair a Bluetooth Not Available message on a 2012 A1278 Macbook Pro with board number 820-3115.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

How to Repair a Backlight Issue on a 15″ Macbook Pro Retina A1398

November 13th, 2018

In this video we show you how to diagnose and repair a backlight issue on a Late 2013 15″ Macbook Pro model A1398 with board number 820-3662.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

Macbook Pro 13″ No Power Repair on Board 820-3115

November 2nd, 2018

In this video we show you how to diagnose and repair a 13″ Macbook Pro with no power. Specifically we are working on an A1278 Macbook Pro with board # 820-3115.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.

iPhone 6 Plus Won’t Turn On – How to Diagnose and Repair

October 26th, 2018

In this video we discuss how to diagnose and repair problems with an iPhone 6 Plus that won’t power on. Specifically this unit has a problem with the Tristar chip. We show you how to diagnose the issue and replace that chip.

If you aren’t up for the repair, we do have a send-in repair service for iPhones. Click here for more info: iPhone Logic Board Repair

Macbook 12″ No Power Issue – CPU Problems

October 8th, 2018

In today’s video, we show you how we diagnose a Macbook 12″ with a no power issue. The unit in this video is unrepairable due a CPU issue which is becoming a more common problem with these units.

If you aren’t up for the repair yourself, we do have a send-in logic board repair service. Click this link to schedule a Macbook Logic Board Repair.