MacBook pro a1286 video card repair
MacBook pro a1286 video card repair Hamilton
Apple had called back macbook a1286 year 2011 15″ with video card problems. But it is not covered by affected product call back anymore. If your MacBook showing video card failure symptoms we can fdo MacBook pro a1286 video card repair at applefix Hamilton. The Most common symptoms of MacBook pro a1286 graphic card failure are , distorted display on the lcd. You can still hear the startup chime but no display. MacBook restarting or start but does not boot more than halfway or lines on the display. We just fixed one of these MacBook pro a1286 with video card problem. See in the below picture.
You can see in the above picture how the image on the lcd is distorted and this MacBook does not go or boot beyond this. Before performing the MacBook a1286 video card repair you have to be sure if this is video card failure or something else. The best way to check is to get external display of the MacBook. If the external display is distorted or no display that means graphic card is faulty.
why video card fails on MacBook pro.
The most common problem is overheating. MacBook overheat if you don’t get them serviced at least one a year. We have tried in one of our previous blog to creat an awareness how important to have your MacBook professionally serviced to avoid expensive repairs and also for extended har5dware life of MacBook. In the below picture see circled view of same MacBook a186 how the heatsink ventilation is blocked with dust.
They never get their MacBook serviced and because of the overheating one of 4gb ram module has failed and video card failed. If they would have get their MacBook serviced this might not have happened and they could have avoided a major repair on MacBook.
How we service and repair MacBook pro a1286 video card
MacBook pro video card repair is skilled repair it need proper training and experience. See below picture one of the steps to carry out to service the MacBook logic board.
once the cleaning is finished see how clean board is. it look new now and will perform lot better.
In this blog we will not go into the details how video card is restoration is done. The MacBook graphic card fixed with in a day. The message is get your MacBook serviced bring it in to applefix at 85/a Victoria street Hamilton or call 078394188 for a booking. Below is picture of MacBook a1286 fixed.