The March 2015 update of Apple's 13" MacBook Air features fifth generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, resulting in slightly increased performance and battery life.

68 Questions View all

Will not turn on, MagSafe doesn't glow

So i had a bit of an accident when i had My MacBook in My bed last night. I was logged out so it was at the login screen. It suddenly fell to the floor so I picked it up. Tried to log in but my keys wouldn't type anything. The trackpad was working so I pressed the shutdown onscreen icon.

After that I tried to power it up but no response from the powerbutton what so ever. The MagSafe was glowing orange. I plugged it out to take it to my desk and when I plugged the MagSafe back in it didn't glow at all. I have verified the magsafe works with another computer. Any ideas?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0

Comments:

I took off the back end revealing logic board, battery and all else. Just to see if anything looks broken. I can't find anything. But I put in the MagSafe and sit back wondering what could be wrong. After a few minutes the fan started spinning. But only for a few seconds. I'm lost. Any help is appreciated.

by

unplug your keyboard and your battery leave them unplugged also look at where the magsafe dc jack plugs its in 2 spots a flat ribbon and a plug- in type make shure they are thight then connect your magsafe and report back what happens

by

Is there any guide to unplugging the keyboard to this model? With images?

by

I found this video wich i'm following step by step. For those who need kbd service here it is: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=2PyhbiwUkE...

by

I disassembled it completely then reassembled it making sure all connectors were tight. Now the powerbutton works and I got a reaction from the computer.

The fan fired up slightly longer than before. But still no chime and no glow on the MagSafe.

by

Show 1 more comment

Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

Are you telling us this is a 2015 machine and you actually are planning to VOID your warranty and stick your grubby fingers into it?

"Say it isn't so":

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6tvXq6-...

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1
Add a comment

Add your answer

MrKay will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 1

All Time: 149