Not turning on Macbook Air Repair

Not turning on Macbook Air Repair in Adelaide

Macbook Air not turning on Repair in Adelaide

What happens when your Macbook is not turning on? It was working yesterday and now is not turning on?

Have you have this questions lately? Perhaps you are in the same boat with the owner of this 13″ Macbook Air 2015. She came to our office in Adelaide to have her Macbook Air repaired, after it decided not to turn on one morning.

We diagnosed the repair and gave her a rough quote on the spot, which she was happy with and we start working on the logic board. As we do component level Mac repairs, we spotted the offender immediately.

water damage on Macbook charging chip
Replacing a capacitor of water damage Macbook Pro

Macbook Air not turning on Repair service we offer here in Adelaide includes three simple steps:

  1. Picking up faulty Macbook from customer’s location. Or drop in option available.
  2. Quote for the repair before any work done.
  3. Repairing the Macbook.
  4. Returning repaired Macbook back to the customer. Or pick up option available.

You can see how there is traces which are not shiny anymore. These are oxidated and eaten away by the chemical reaction.

Repairing Macbook Air oxidated traces under the chip

Due to it been a popular model we had this chip in stock and managed to replace it in no time.

Cleaning and retracing power chip traces to accommodate the new chip

Although traces of the chip were badly damaged, replacing the chip was a breeze due to it’s reasonable size. After carefully retracing the traces under a microscope, we replaced the power chip with a new one.

Soldering new power chip on a dead Macbook Air

In case you have a Macbook with power issue and need a repair always rely on professionals, Macbook’s are expensive laptops and small mistake may cause you a fortune. Macbooks’ electronics are extremely sensitive to ESD and any mishandle may result in damaged logic board.

That said we can proceed and show a how this Macbook Air looks all repaired.

Macbook Air all Repaired

Please note: This is a showcase of our services, not a tutorial in any sense.  We wouldn't recommend following any of the steps of the article or video to repair your Macbook yourself! These are sensitive electronics and can get damaged unavoidably!  You wouldn't wanna be in a situation of Macbook worth a lot being bricked.