Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Works from my location. I've had several of the aluminum iMac keyboards go bad over the years (never from spilling liquids, just use and humidity) and the only fix is to drive 1 ½ hours It does not appear that the poster of this story was very successful in the Apple Store visit, but that may vary from store to store. navigate here
COMMUNITY RULES Writing a Quality Post Reply With Quote 04-16-2012,12:58 AM #8 macaholic24 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Apr 13, 2012 Posts 7 Update chscag -First, your right about Not a single irregularity so far. the point of it all is to get the liquid out as fast as possible to prevent corrosion or further short circuits. I then slowly poured a bottle of isopropyl alcohol directly onto the exposed circuitry and some onto the keyboard and propped it up to drain. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/4252481?start=30&tstart=0
Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? kindly advise please..thanks a lot.. The camera battery compartment had water in it, the mixer, once tipped, also turned out to be flooded. I had a clumsy airline attendant.
And I dont agree, its not that difficult to change a keyboard internally. This is extremely frustrating. It worked. Macbook Pro Spill Repair Cost Waited a couple of days and both times all seemed to work well (whew).
As to any future problems that may crop up, it's a toss up. How Much Does It Cost To Replace A Macbook Pro Keyboard They told me they could send it out for repair, which would cost $750.00. Laptop Reparatur Handy j500j500 743,987 views 14:32 What to do if you spill juice on your laptop! - Duration: 6:36. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/14310/Can+a+keyboard+be+repaired+after+small+liquid+spill Reply Dani says: October 26, 2015 at 11:43 am A water bottle leaked in my bag, and when I opening my MBP I saw several "drops" run onto the trackpad.
but it was ebay so I suppose they could have sent me the wrong one. Spilled Water On Laptop Keyboard Some Keys Not Working Well to make a long story short - I went through some steps and bingo - the MacBook Air works! Reply Rahul says: April 30, 2015 at 2:22 pm Can I remove my dead mac hdd and insert it to another mac with same configuration to recover my data? Disconnect the laptop keyboard from the motherboard and try turning it on using the power-on pads.
And also I believed that the fact that I acted promptly may also be a reason as to why that MacBook came back to life. have a peek here Other Brands Apple Products Miscellaneous Tips Recent Posts How to replace screen on MacBook 13-inch white unibody How to replace thermal grease on MacBook Pro How to repair not clicking MacBook Spilled Water On Mac Keyboard Some Keys Not Working any suggestions?? Applecare Water Damage Macbook Pro Water poured out.
Venkatesh October 6, 2014 | Hi I followed your procedure step by step however the power button doesn't turn on the macbook pro & neither does the keyboard work. check over here Reply Tom says: April 13, 2014 at 11:09 pm I have lost 5 Mac laptops over last 5 years to liquid spills. I opted to upgrade to the Macbook Pro because the repair cost turned out to be more than half the price of the Macbook! HELP?? Spilt Water On Macbook Pro Won't Turn On
Now it shows a faint green led on the power light but won't turn on. The same thing will happen there - some keys will show wrong signs when typed in the address bar, and at some points the keyboard stops responding. I also noticed my user login icons have faint horizontal lines going across. his comment is here frank (almost in tears) Reply Jackson Chung October 27, 2009 at 9:57 am All the best, Frank.
Then I stumbled on this forum using my phone, read the bit about flipping the Mac facedown on a towel…and I did just that but without the fan or rice. Spilled Water On Keyboard Keys Don't Work did you find a way to fix those problems? only then did i find this page using my smart phone and turned the MBP upside down.
May 20, 2015Jana It worked! The best thing I can suggest is just take it somewhere ASAP and leave it in more capable hands than your own. https://youtu.be/KHZ8ek-6ccc Reply With Quote 05-06-2012,06:10 PM #13 MariG View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since May 06, 2012 Posts 2 In fact I'm not using it, I write from iPod. Spilled Water On Keyboard Fix Reply Ben says: April 13, 2014 at 12:46 pm I too have used the rubbing alcohol trick on electronics with good results.
Still, if you're careful and lucky, a keyboard might wear itself out before getting coffee-fucked. Tips to save storage. Was this answer helpful? http://philgiebler.com/water-on/spilled-water-on-macbook-keyboard-not-working.html Without me pressing the power button it lit up by itself but turned off ~10 seconds later.
Thanks! At this time, I can see nothing wrong either. Cox 1,748,320 views 25:43 Let's Fix Computers Ep.14 - Trackpad Cleaning - Duration: 11:18. ok so I basically come from school and there when I went to my table to open my MacBook pro I didn't notice it was wet on the base.
The water spill was a completely freak accident involving kids, but the lesson learned was to back up often. As of now, my laptop starts and functions fine however the computer has been consistently asking me if I want to restart with an error that reads something like: Are you Dave March 9, 2015 | My son got his 2011 MBP wet about 4 months ago. Probably you can use an air compressor to force the liquid from under the battery.
Restarted fine, reconnected the external monitor.