A few minutes later, my screwdriver is effectively destroyed, and the screw hasnt budged. These screws are just right for my macbook air 2015 which for some reason just lost two of the bottom cover screws i guess. Laptophub bottom case screws and pentalobe screwdriver for macbook air 11 a70, a1465 and a69, a1466. However after holding the thread between fingers i could not properly turn the screw and noticed the driver fit looked wrong. Sep, 20 the key to installing a new macbook air keyboard in less than five hours is keep all your screws organized and gently remove all the guts. Macbook pro repair tool kit, 25in1 screwdriver kit for macbook air, smartphones. Using nvme ssd drives in the 20 2014 2015 macbook pro.
Video showing easy way to take off disassemble unscrew bottom screws and case cover from any apple macbook air laptop computer. They have since been used on other macbook pro, macbook air and iphone models. Bottom case foot replacement diy instructions apple. Replace missing screws in the lower case of your laptop. Apple uses very unusual fivepoint screws throughout the macbook air, starting with the ones holding the bottom case cover on and extending to the screw used to hold this flash memory board onto. Apple macbook air a69 a1466 bottom case screws set with. Feb 14, 2011 im going to upgrade the ram in my late 2010 macbook pro and i need to buy the appropriate screwdriver to get the bottom case off. P5 pentalobe screwdriver retina macbook pro and air ifixit. Bottom case screws and pentalobe screwdriver for macbook air. Teckman 9in1 macbook repair kit with t5 t6 t8 torx screwdriver,p5 pentalobe,ph000 phillips and 2. This set is compatible with a late 2010 to 2017 macbook air laptop. Comfortable, premium rubber handle with ergonomic grip. Using the phillips 00 screwdriver, remove the bottom case by removing 10 screws. I have a mid 2009 macbook nvidia 9400 version and i have recently noticed that there is quite a lot of hairline cracks around the speakers on the bottom case, and the screen bezel has actually split at the bottom, and the last couple of weeks the screen has been creaking, i originally thought the creaking might be related to the cracks but it.
Your macbook air comes with 90 days of complimentary technical support and a oneyear limited warranty. Bottom case repair replacement screws and screwdrivers for. These are the closest thing i could find to the macbook air screws. Macbook air late 20102017 lower case screw set ifixit. Screws at sides and front must be removed and installed at an angle. Macbook what the screw size is for the bottom case screws. The repair is easy and kelsea shows you how its done in 4 easy steps. The screwdriver is a lightly magnetic, hardened tip driver which is to say its actually really nice. When its time to close up the macbook air, ensure the cables are routed right, the fan has power and the set screw in the trackpad is at the right depth. Use this precision p5 pentalobe screwdriver to open retina macbook and macbook air laptops. Have to disagree with you there, the only portable apple makes that has torx screws in the bottom case is the new macbook air. Pentalobe screws long 2 and short 8 one set screwdriver. This kit also features a slot eject pin tool and comes in a handy wallet case for easy storage.
The pentalobe security screw apple nomenclature, or pentalobe screw drive, is a fivepointed. New laptop bottom case screw driver for macbook a1278 a1286. This item bottom case repair replacement screws and screwdrivers for macbook air inch a69 unibody, mc503, mc504, set of 10 ogodeal 9 in 1 y000 y0. What tool do i use to remove screws on a macbook air. Apple macbook air 11 bottom base back cover case screws set with dual size screw driver. Godshark 2 sets replacement screws with screwdriver for macbook air 11 inch a70 a1465 20102017, unibody bottom case cover p5 pentalobe repair replacement tool kit notebook laptop pc computer screw 4. This set of smartphone repair tools can be use to replace parts, fascias, housings and lcd screens. Pentalobe bottom case screw a69 a1466 for macbook air. Now it depends on which screw you lost as there are about 3 different length of screws on the macbook airs bottom case but the shortest ones can be replaced with these. When placing an order, it is best to measure the length of the screw you are missing to insure you get the correct part.
You will be using a pentalobe screwdriver to loosen and open the bottom case. There are three different types of screws used in the bottom case. Bottom case screws and p5 pentalobe screwdriver for macbook air 11 inch and inch. Gently pull the bottom case from the side the display hinges are on and lift upwards at an angle. Took out my trusty precision screwdriver and started to try to unscrew the bottom panel of my macbook pro. Jun 16, 2010 macbook lower case screws i bought a precision set of philips screw drivers and the macbook screw set after being advised that the lower case screws are ph00 size.
The p5 driver is compatible with the 5point star shaped pentalobe 5ipr security fasteners used on the bottom of some apple laptops. Is there a way to tighten the screen lid on a macbook air. Apple wants to keep you out, macbook teardown shows wired. Pentalobe bottom case screw a69 a1466 for macbook air inch. The screws at the bottom of a macbook air apple community. Bottom case rubber feet outer inner feet bottom case screw for macbook pro a1278 a1286 a1297 15 17 full kit set with screwdriver 3. The late2012 version of the inch macbook pro was the first inch model to have pentalobe screws. Make sure the foot area on the bottom case is clean and free of. New laptop bottom case screw driver for macbook a1278 a1286 a1297, find complete details about new laptop bottom case screw driver for macbook a1278 a1286 a1297, driver for macbook pro a1278, screw driver, screw driver for macbook from screwdriver supplier or manufacturershenzhen siyond technology co. Bottom case screws and pentalobe screwdriver for macbook. Jul 22, 2011 as on the 2010 macbook air and some iphone 4s, apple used tamperresistant pentalobe screws on the 2011 air s bottom cover. How to remove screws bottom back cover case macbook air. Jan 22, 2019 replace the missing crews and shoes from the bottom of your macbook with our complete fix kit.
External hard drive usb storage for your imac, mac mini, mac. Pentalobe p5 bottom case screws 10pcs apple macbook air. P5 pentalobe screwdriver bit with one set bottom case 5 point. Laptophub bottom case screws for macbook air 11 a70. Feb 09, 2020 yes, you can do it but on your own riskjust open the bottom case of your mac and you should be able to take out the parts near the hinge and locate the screws which can tighten or loose the hingeloose them up and detach your display from the a. This is a set of 5 bottom case screws for the macbook air. Cracking open the apple macbook air 2011 inch techrepublic. Original apple ssds for the macbook pro and macbook air are very expensive, especially compared to the price of standard nvme ssds designed for windows pcs. As an amazon associate i earn from qualifying purchases. The ifixit p5 pentalobe screwdriver features a knurled grip and rubberized, ergonomic handle with swivel top. This item fits for all macbook air models 11 inch a70, a1465 and inch a69, a1466. You can remove these screws using a special screwdriver bit or a small. It includes a variety of screwdrivers and a handle.264 1138 679 1549 1429 1449 1368 887 144 45 1247 1004 921 1413 380 881 1386 989 1550 1099 562 568 1128 547 290 436 804 351 152 1335 465 843