Ga door naar hoofdinhoud

Inleiding

Bring an aging MacBook back to life with a new set of feet.

  1. Remove the following ten screws:
    • Remove the following ten screws:

    • Three 14.4 mm Phillips #00 screws

    • Three 3.5 mm Phillips #00 screws

    • Four 3.5 mm shouldered Phillips #00 screws

    • When replacing the small screws, align them perpendicular to the slight curvature of the case (they don't go straight down).

  2. Use your fingers to pry the lower case away from the body of the MacBook near the vent. Remove the lower case.
    • Use your fingers to pry the lower case away from the body of the MacBook near the vent.

    • Remove the lower case.

  3. Remove any broken or damaged feet. Remove any pieces from the old foot that may have broken off in the foot hole. Use tweezers to peel up and remove the old adhesive tape from the foot pad.
    • Remove any broken or damaged feet.

    • Remove any pieces from the old foot that may have broken off in the foot hole.

    • Use tweezers to peel up and remove the old adhesive tape from the foot pad.

  4. MacBook-reparatiesets voor batterijen

    Vanaf $69.99

    Buy Now

    MacBook-reparatiesets voor batterijen

    Vanaf $69.99

    Buy Now
  5. Scrub the foot pad with adhesive remover to remove any remaining adhesive.
    • Scrub the foot pad with adhesive remover to remove any remaining adhesive.

  6. Wipe the foot pad with an alcohol prep pad to remove any residue left by the cleaner.
    • Wipe the foot pad with an alcohol prep pad to remove any residue left by the cleaner.

  7. Peel a replacement foot from the plastic backing.
    • Peel a replacement foot from the plastic backing.

  8. Align the new foot inside the foot pad. Make sure the alignment nub on the foot is lined up with the small hole near the perimeter of the pad. Lay the foot down while keeping it properly aligned.
    • Align the new foot inside the foot pad.

    • Make sure the alignment nub on the foot is lined up with the small hole near the perimeter of the pad.

    • Lay the foot down while keeping it properly aligned.

    • Check for proper alignment from the inside of the lower case. Use tweezers to slide the alignment nub so it lines up with the hole.

  9. Press the new foot down firmly with your finger and maintain pressure for 30 seconds to set the pressure sensitive adhesive.
    • Press the new foot down firmly with your finger and maintain pressure for 30 seconds to set the pressure sensitive adhesive.

    • Repeat the last six steps for any broken or damaged feet.

Conclusie

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

13 andere personen hebben deze handleiding voltooid.

Adam O'Camb

Lid sinds: 11-04-15

57.547 Reputatie

150 handleidingen geschreven

Team

iFixit Lid van iFixit

Community

98 Leden

8.966 handleidingen geschreven

Voeg opmerking toe

Weergavestatistieken:

Afgelopen 24 Uren: 5

Afgelopen 7 Dagen: 60

Afgelopen 30 Dagen: 217

Altijd: 4,820