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Shift key always on - keyboard replacement didn't work

I just replaced the keyboard in a 2011 MacBook Air due to the shift key always being enabled but that didn't solve the problem.

  • Shift key shows as always pressed
  • Replacing the whole keyboard with a new one didn't help
  • Same problem in single-user mode and the terminal in recovery boot
  • No visible liquid damage
  • USB keyboard works fine
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It turned out to be the chip/daughterboard on the Trackpad.

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Too me, this sounds like you may need to have a look under the keyboard itself. Follow this guide to do this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LCT-CldP...

The above link may work, please accept this answer if it has helped you

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First line: "I just replaced the keyboard..." = the whole keyboard has been physically replaced with a new one.

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