How To Replace MacBook Pro 13″ Retina Display Late 2012 Logic Board?

MacBook Pro 13″ Retina Display Late 2012 Logic Board Replacement

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Tools you can use:

  • MacBook Pro and Air 5-Point Pentalobe Screwdriver
  • Spudger
  • T6 Torx Screwdriver
  • T5 Torx Screwdriver
  • Tweezers

The following steps of How To Replace MacBook Pro 13″ Retina Display Late 2012 Logic Board:

 

Step – 1

Lower Case

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  • Gently remove the ten screws that secure the lower case to upper case:

Two 2.3 mm P5 Pentalobe screws

Eight 3.0 mm P5 Pentalobe screws

  • Then just remove the lower case.

Step – 2

Battery Connector

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For the battery removal first, remove the screws that secure battery connector board to the logic board

  • Two 2.8 mm T6 Torx screws
  • One 7.0 mm T6 Torx shouldered screw

 

 

Step – 3

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  • With the help of T6 Torx screw just remove the wide head 6.4 mm that secure the battery connector to the logic board assembly.

 

 

 

 

Step – 4

Battery Contact Board

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  • With the help of tweezers just grasp the Interposer and lift it off the logic board and remove it.

Step – 5

Heat Sink Assembly

Gently remove these screws that secure the heat sink to the logic board assembly:

  • One 2.4 mm Phillips #00 screw
  • One 3.4 mm T5 Torx screw
  • Four 2.7 mm T5 Torx screws
  • Carefully lift and remove the I/O board data cable with the help of the spudger.

Step – 6

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  • Move the iSight camera cable aside with the help of a spudger.

 

 

 

Step – 7

Carefully remove the 3.1 mm T5 Torx screws that secure the right and left fan to the logic board assembly.

Just pull tab and the display data cable straight out of its socket on the logic board.

Then grasp the plastic pull tab by pulling the microphone and keyboard ribbon cable out of its socket.

Carefully disconnect the Trackpad ribbon cable

Airport Board Assembly

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  • Use the flat end of a spudger to pry and disconnect the three antenna cable connectors from the AirPort board.
  • Just move the antenna cables and clear of the AirPort board.

Step – 7

Display Assembly

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  • Slightly pull the display data cable straight out of its socket on the logic board.
  • Then remove the two 3.1 mm T5 Torx screws that secure the aluminum hinge brackets.

Step – 8

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  • Gently remove the 4 inner 5.3 mm T8 Torx screws that secure the display to the upper case.
  • Then remove the remaining T8 Torx screw from the upper display bracket.

Step – 9

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  • Then gently detach it from the display assembly.
  • Carefully set each component aside, and make sure to set down the lower half keyboard-side down.

 

 

 

Here, we provide complete information about the How to Replace MacBook Pro 13″ Retina Display Late 2012 Display Assembly. It helps you to fix the Display related issues at home. For more information visit our website. But sometimes it is not easily resolved, in this case, don’t try to fix it at home. At, MacBook repair in Kolkata we can resolve any kind of Display related issues at a very affordable cost. We always use the latest technology to repair or fix the problems. Images are taken from iFixit.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. What Kind Of Precautions You Must Take During MacBook Heat Sink Replacement?
  • The first and most important thing is you must use globes during this process.
  • Because your MacBook is a delicate device and globes protect it from bacteria, sweating or any other harmful components that is present on your hand.
  • Also, the rubber and plastic material is safe because it protects you from electric shock.
  • Also, gently use the tools like a spudger or screwdriver, so that your device is in better condition after replacement.
  1. What are the important tools needed in the MacBook Retina Display Late 2012 Display Assembly Replacement process?

The important tools are:

  • MacBook Pro and Air 5-Point Pentalobe Screwdriver
  • Spudger
  • T6 Torx Screwdriver
  • T5 Torx Screwdriver
  • Tweezers
  1. How To Tell If MacBook Display Is Bad?

There are so many reasons that your MacBook becomes faulty like factory defect and extensive use, accidentally falls or spills, water damage, etc. And the signs of the bad Display are:

  • Power issues and unexpected shutdowns
  • Display and graphics problems
  • Port and component failures
  • Overheating issues
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