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In reviewing the [guide|128106] and the older [guide|123653] we can see the design is the same!
-But be aware the backlight cable was lengthened in the 2018/2019 models!
+But be aware the backlight cable was lengthened in the 2018/2019 models! So far the fix appears to be holding up.
Here’s more on FlexGate!
* [https://www.ifixit.com/News/flexgate|The Design Flaw Behind MacBook Pro’s “Stage Light” Effect]
* [https://www.ifixit.com/News/apples-2018-macbook-pros-attempt-to-solve-flexgate-without-admitting-it-exists|2018 MacBook Pros Try to Solve Flexgate Without Admitting It Exists]
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLALpD004Gk&t=76s|YouTube Vid - The Design Flaw Behind MacBook Pro’s “Stage light” Effect! #Flexgate]

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Edit by: Dan ,

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In reviewing the [guide|128106] and the older [guide|123653] we can see the design is the same!
But be aware the backlight cable was lengthened in the 2018/2019 models!
Here’s more on FlexGate!
* [https://www.ifixit.com/News/flexgate|The Design Flaw Behind MacBook Pro’s “Stage Light” Effect]
* [https://www.ifixit.com/News/apples-2018-macbook-pros-attempt-to-solve-flexgate-without-admitting-it-exists|2018 MacBook Pros Try to Solve Flexgate Without Admitting It Exists]
+* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLALpD004Gk&t=76s|YouTube Vid - The Design Flaw Behind MacBook Pro’s “Stage light” Effect! #Flexgate]

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Original post by: Dan ,

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In reviewing the [guide|128106] and the older [guide|123653] we can see the design is the same!

But be aware the backlight cable was lengthened in the 2018/2019 models!

Here’s more on FlexGate!

* [https://www.ifixit.com/News/flexgate|The Design Flaw Behind MacBook Pro’s “Stage Light” Effect]
* [https://www.ifixit.com/News/apples-2018-macbook-pros-attempt-to-solve-flexgate-without-admitting-it-exists|2018 MacBook Pros Try to Solve Flexgate Without Admitting It Exists]

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