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Where are the power pads

I have one of these a1342s with a green magsafe light that won't power on and I would like to test the power-on by using the jumpers. Mine looks like this, not the one above:


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what are the last three digits of your serial number? It will also help if you post an image of your logic board.


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techxorcist, checked the manual and looks like they are right here.....

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Yes you're right oldturkey. There should be 3.42 volts on the upper pad. That's what it takes to power on the board.


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I found this article regarding turning on this Macbook without power button and keyboard.


(Macbook A1342 Powerpad – How to turn it on without power button).

Seems like there are two solutions to this problem.


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