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MacBook Unibody Model A1278 Bluetooth Board Replacement

Replace the Bluetooth Board in your MacBook Unibody Model A1278.

This guide will help you replace the Bluetooth Board

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Stap 1 Bluetooth Board  ¶ 

Remove the single 3 mm Phillips #00 screw securing the Bluetooth board to the display assembly.

Stap 1 Bluetooth Board  ¶ 

  • Remove the single 3 mm Phillips #00 screw securing the Bluetooth board to the display assembly.

Stap 2  ¶ 

Use the flat end of spudger to flip up the Bluetooth board from its recess within the display assembly.

Stap 2  ¶ 

  • Use the flat end of spudger to flip up the Bluetooth board from its recess within the display assembly.

Stap 3  ¶ 

Lift and bend the Bluetooth board towards the left hand side of the display assembly.

Stap 3  ¶ 

  • Lift and bend the Bluetooth board towards the left hand side of the display assembly.

  • If necessary, remove the piece of yellow Kapton tape covering the Bluetooth board ZIF ribbon connector.

Stap 4  ¶ 

Use the tip of a spudger or your fingernail to flip up the retaining flap on the Bluetooth board ribbon cable ZIF socket. Be sure you are prying up on the hinged retaining flap, not the socket itself.

Stap 4  ¶ 

  • Use the tip of a spudger or your fingernail to flip up the retaining flap on the Bluetooth board ribbon cable ZIF socket.

  • Be sure you are prying up on the hinged retaining flap, not the socket itself.

  • Pull the Bluetooth board ribbon cable out of its socket.

  • Lift and remove the Bluetooth board from the display assembly.