Upgrade that old Hard Drive in your Mac to Solid State Dive technology

Here’s a litle video we made on why you should upgrade that old Hard Drive in your Mac to Solid State Dive technology. It’s the best bang for buck performance upgrade possible for your Mac. The iMac in this video is a 21.5 2012 slimline A1418. Boot up time before, and after the upgrade. Bootup … Read more Upgrade that old Hard Drive in your Mac to Solid State Dive technology

Liquid damaged Macbook Air A1466 Dead, no power – Repair

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Macbook Air A1466 Dead, no power no image no charge light. Apple had quoted customer for an entire logic board replacement at stupid £££. As we know, Apple NEVER repair anything, just swap out the entire inside at great cost to YOU and the environment ! Where here we fix it. These two corroded areas … Read more Liquid damaged Macbook Air A1466 Dead, no power – Repair

15′ 2013 Macbook Pro A1398 black screen – No image

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A1398 Macbook Pro black screen – No image. Many mistake this as graphic card/chip failure, which it’s not! Some idiot will then reflow the graphics chip, which it didn’t need but in doing so it heats the voltage core chip enough , and just enough to reflow the solder on it back into full contact. … Read more 15′ 2013 Macbook Pro A1398 black screen – No image

Water spill over Macbook Air A1466 – Repair.

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Water spill over Macbook Air A1466. As soon as the spill occured, the customer did all the right things. Turned it off right away and unplug it. Leave the lid open , turn the mac upside down and rest it keyboard down on a tea towel. Remove the back (pentalobe driver required ) and disconnect … Read more Water spill over Macbook Air A1466 – Repair.

2010 15″ A1289 Macbook Pro booting to a black / dead screen

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Ahh, it’s graphics (GPU) failure! reflow the graphics chip and all will be well they say…. No. No no no NO! This is not the issue, though reflowing the GPU will sometimes TEMPORARILY fix the issue. Why ? It’s not the GPU at fault here, and never has been on these otherwise great machines. It’s … Read more 2010 15″ A1289 Macbook Pro booting to a black / dead screen

Liquid damage repair – 2016 Macbook Pro 13″ A1706 mug of tea knocked over it

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2016 Macbook Pro 13″ A1706 mug of tea knocked over next to it spilling across the keyboard resulting in sudden death. Testing revealed No power, no charge, no green light, no screen. no keyboard. Nothing. After putting the logic board through the cleaner to remove corrosion and debris, still nothing. Suspect U7100 which is responsible … Read more Liquid damage repair – 2016 Macbook Pro 13″ A1706 mug of tea knocked over it

Right to repair

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Would you buy a car where you were not allowed to change the tyres yourself? Or would you buy a bike where you are not allowed to put the chain back on yourself ? #Apple are trying to make it impossible for you and independant repair outfits like us to #repair your own devices. This … Read more Right to repair

Liquid damage Apple Macbook and logic board repairs Horsham

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Has your Macbook  suffered liquid or water damage ?Has your macbook got a failed or problematic logicboard?Has Apple tried to tell you it’s your fault when you know it wasn’t ?We will fix your macbook at a fraction of the price of Apple.With our state of the art workshop we have all the tools to … Read more Liquid damage Apple Macbook and logic board repairs Horsham

The importance of servicing your Macbook…. Two costly examples..

Prevention is always better than cure… https://www.mycomputerworks.co.uk 01403 586016 hello@mycomputerworks.co.uk In the past month at MyComputerWorks we have seen two Apple Macbooks come in as ‘dead’. The cause ? They had not been serviced, and both had been left , one for several weeks, the other for months not in use. The result was where … Read more The importance of servicing your Macbook…. Two costly examples..