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Model A1286. Released February 2011 / 2.0, 2.2, or 2.3 GHz Quad-core Intel Core i7 Processor

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Keyboard Backlight not working after replacement.

Hello everybody.

last year my keyboard was replaced because 2 broken buttons. now i recognized that my backlight is not working. i did not recognized it earlier because i never used it but now i tried and i saw that it does not work.

What can i do? and no i don´t have guarantee anymore.

Thanks for helping!

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Take off your cover and review Step 17 diagram on the location of the ribbon cable. Is it seated correctly? Or, does it appear damaged?

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The backlight cable is shown in step 20.


Thanks you very much @fastasleep


Thanks, it helped me fix the backlight issue


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