With their slim design, these Acer Aspire Spin laptops are an absolute hit among students. 360 degrees rotating screen with touch functionality and half-day battery life is great when used at school. Although they are quite powerfull laptops, the built quality of these laptops are not that great and we often see them in our … Read more
It is easy to watch a bunch of youtube videos and fall for the “easy Macbook screen replacement” or “Macbook screen Replacement under 10 minutes” titles, thinking that screen replacement of Macbooks is a straight forward job. However, the reality is that newer devices get thinner and smaller and more sensitive to ESD and electronics … Read more
This week, we received this Lenovo Yoga 730, which had its screen trying to separate while opening. To illustrate the issue properly, we took a couple of detailed photos of the problem and decided to explain how we repaired it. Due to the thin touch screen matrix design of these systems, it is very easy … Read more
We had a bizarre case, rendered this 21″ iMac 2017 model completely useless after a corrupted software update. It caused the system to load only in recovery mode with the following error: macOS could not be installed on your computer An error ocurred while updating firmware. Quit the installer to restart your computer and try … Read more
What do you do when all 4 charging ports on your MacBook are not operating anymore?That was the question we have got from the owner of this 13″ MacbooK Pro with a Tocuhbar. It lost charging capabilities through its all 4 ports after being temperamental for awhile. The first thing we did was to check … Read more
We love these 27″ ‘thick’ generation iMacs, they are such reliable machines. Especially compared to the new generation ‘thin’ iMac’s which have poor cooling and suffer from serious overheating issues. As soon as the operating system loads up on this iMac, it becomes increasingly unstable and unusable as a result. Unresponsive iMac Repair Process We … Read more
A customer of ours, who uses this Razer for movie editing, has listened to our advice to have his Razer Blade serviced regularly. As it runs under heavy load at least 10 hours a day, the customer wants to ensure its longevity. Hence he brings it for a regular service annually. It has been reported … Read more
Often we receive Macbooks failing due to overheating; this was one of those cases. However, what we were about to witness was one of those rare cases where almost every component on this Macbook failed. Even after so many failed components and quite a bill, the customer still wanted to have it repaired, as he … Read more
Another high quality built Macbook we had today. Seen them being capable of running Big Sur, is just astonishing. However, it is unnecessary pressure on the system. Especially knowing these Macbook suffer heavily from a Graphic related issue. This Macbook came to us with a battery not holding charge and needing a Macbook Pro Retina … Read more
Macbook Airs Manufactured between 2013 and 2017 was one of the most resilient Macbooks even today. Small knocks or drops on the screen’s corner would not break them as easily as Macbook’s with Retina screens. You can see the sheer amount of Macbook Retina screens we replace regularly. It is unbelievable how easy those screens … Read more
This time we had 2014 model iMac which was working very slow, with constant spinning wheels and responsiveness issues. We get customers often reaching us out with similar issues. Even over the phone, we knew what was the issue and able to give an accurate explanation of the cause and effect of the iMac problem, … Read more
This time we had a laptop with liquid damage for a change. We are used to getting Macbooks with liquid damage, this was a different type of repair. These LG Gram laptops are well architected actually. We don’t see many LG laptops on our shelves. LG Laptop not turning on Repair Process We took apart … Read more
Macbook Pro with a Liquid spillage is a common repair we get. This 13″ Macbook Pro was one of those cases. Liquid spilled over the keyboard has damaged the Macbook to a state where it was not turning on anymore. Firstly we checked if there was a current consumption by the system. As seen on … Read more
Often we see Macbooks which have one issue, and it is straight forward for us to quote the repair upfront. This was no ordinary day.
We had this piece of art and example of a durability 2012 model, 13″ Macbook Pro which was working slow.
We followed the drills and run quick diagnostic on it and hard drive showed failure, as expected on this models.
One of the very rare cases where the manufacturing fault caused a Macbook Pro Not to Turn on and stop functioning two years after the assembly. This Macbook Pro died with no reason after it was used primarily on a desk in an office for business practices. “Yesterday morning it just didn’t turn on” – Customer reportedHopefully, soon we will see local manufacturing of these machines in every country, and we won’t be relying on a low-quality workforce, rather than we would get quality builds. Like the old Macbooks used to be.
An interesting case of a Macbook Black Screen Repair we had by post today in our Mac Repair workshop in Adelaide. This gorgeous 13″ 2017 Macbook Air came from north SA. The customer found us on the web and called for an inquiry. We knew what to expect from the fault described and able to quote adequately. We didn’t waste time and jump straight to it. First, we need to confirm the issue by turning it on. Great about these models is that clear Apple logo allows us to quickly diagnose missing backlight on Macbooks by shining a torch through it. Upon opening, it was clear there was slight liquid damage on the LCD screen connector causing it to short the power lines of the screen. They carry 50V boosted voltage, causing significant damage when shorted.
Acer Chromebook Repair broken hinge is a common repair we get on most laptops. Laptop Hinges are susceptible to dust and fluff which collects and tightens the mechanism, causing hinge support to be under enormous pressure. This pressure causes hinge supporting plastics to snap and break. If we check the damage closely, we can see … Read more