HP Elitebook Repair – Water spilled and not turning on Repair

HP Elitebook x360 1030 liquid damage repair

With the drop in the cost of electronics these days, we see more and more people writing off instead of repairing their liquid damage laptops. This was almost the case for this water spilled HP Elitebook Repair. We received it last week in our Adelaide Laptop Repair workshop. Content Insurance is more like an Afterpay …

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Macbook Pro not turning on after battery replacement

We get many “tutorials” these days on how to “Replace Macbook battery” on Youtube. However, we do not realise that today’s laptops and MacBooks are not designed to be repaired. All Apple wants is customers to buy the new model every time something breaks or stops functioning. This is achieved by engineering Apple devices as …

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2020 Macbook Pro Cracked Touchbar Repair

Macbook 2019 Touchbar Repair

Touch Bar brings great functionality to the new Macbook Pro’s. With its sleek design, it is a second OLED display located over the keyboard. However, like every display, it is prone to cracks and damage if not handled with care. This is exactly what happened to our customer’s Macbook Pro. A little hairpin got stuck …

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HP Envy x360 not turning on Repair

Rarely we get Windows laptops for repair these days. Perhaps due to their low cost, most people prefer to move on and buy a new one. Which unfortunately is a big waste on the environment as well as cost-wise. Especially knowing that laptops under 1,500$, quality-wise are not great. They often come with the same …

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Macbook Air won’t turn on repair after leaked water in a backpack

Liquid and electronics certainly do not like each other. We saw this one more time this week when this 2017 A1466 Macbook Air won’t turn on repair after leaked water in a backpack came to our workshop. It is not unusual for us to see liquid damaged MacBooks, but this one was quite extensive. However, …

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Macbook swollen battery replacement

Often we are asked why battery replacement on Macbook is expensive. Or sometimes even, why our prices are slightly higher than our colleagues in the sector. In this post, we want to explain the difference between batteries and how we avoid using low quality or counterfeit batteries in our repairs. What is a great example …

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Acer Aspire Spin Keyboard Replacement

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 …

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Macbook Air Repair with No Backlight after screen replacement

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 …

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Lenovo Yoga 730 Repair broken hinge support

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 …

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iMac repair after failed firmware upgrade

iMac failed firmware update

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 …

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Macbook Pro touchbar not charging repair

Macbook not charging via any of the ports

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 …

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Repairing iMac slow loading and unresponsive

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 …

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Repairing Macbook Pro Retina turns on with black screen and chimes

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 …

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Macbook Battery Service Recommended Replacement

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 …

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Macbook Air A1466 Screen Replacement

Macbook Air A1466 with a Broken Screen

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 …

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LG Gram Laptop Repair – not turning on after liquid spillage

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 …

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Macbook Pro 13″ Repair – Not turning on after a liquid spillage

Macbook Pro not turning on after liquid damage

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 …

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