You have a 2014 Macbook pro Retina and it will only hold a charge for 2 hours, and you find this extremely frustrating and think to yourself!
Is there somewhere in Brisbane that I can take my Apple Mac to get the battery replaced? And how much does a Macbook pro retina battery replacement cost? Let us provide useful answers for you.
The A1502, A1398, A1768 Batteries can all be replaced when you find a skilled professional who can change them for you. Because these Macbook Pro Retina batteries are glued internally to the case of your laptop, and are exceptionally difficult to remove the power unit if you were to try it yourself.
Keep in mind that Apple will replace the whole case including the keyboard, Track Pad and the battery, which comes at a high cost & can take several days or weeks before you get your Mac Back.
The batteries that fit in to your laptop can be purchased online from places such as Ram City or similar for approximately $220 – $250, but then the problem is how do you remove them. We encourage you to avoid the hassle and let us take care of Macbook Pro retina battery replacement in Brisbane.
Note: avoid buying cheap imported Apple Macbook Pro battery online as doing so will be waste of your money as cheap imported aftermarket Apple Macbook Pro batteries should not used on your MacBook Pro laptop.
At The Electronic Fix we do macbook retina battery replacement basically every day, with a same day turnaround time at a cost of only $280 fully fitted.
There are a few different methods of removing the battery in the macbook pro retina, or even the iPad.
How to Remove Macbook Pro Retina Battery
IMPORTANT: there is the danger of the battery catching fire if removed incorrectly, or if wrong tools are used, and make sure your Macbook battery is 100% DISCHARGED before attempting this repair.
You can apply a glue remover or something that will breakdown the glue and then use plastic cards (similar to a credit card) to break the battery from the glue.
The best method to remove the internal battery is to use some glue remover which can be purchased online from Ebay (or simply search Google).
With a length of twin, and the glue remover you should be able to remove the battery easily.
Keep in mind when handling any electronic device, because of delicate circuitry, care must be taken as there is the chance that you can destroy something internally, especially when a substantial amount of force is required to break the seal of the glue to battery.
Take a look at this youtube video showing several methods of replacing the battery, but care must be taken as extensive damage can be done with one little slip and a lot of force.
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