MacBook Pro models with 13" displays

4361 Questions View all

Macbbok doesnt charge and is now dead.

Hello, so about a few months ago I spilled some water on my Mac, took all precautions to prevent water damage but I dont think they were enough. I noticed that my Mac wouldn't charge unless the screen was up and the battery life was terrible. eventually it died and now it wont turn on or charge. Apple bar genius said the battery is fine but he noticed some residue, from the water spill. do u guys think if I clean it I can get it charging again? any tips on how ?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

The first thing I would do is remove the battery. Are you near the machine now? If so I would open it up and check for corrosion of any sort. Check connections in particular and reassemble and test without the battery. If all is well inspect the battery for swelling or other damage. If it looks good you can try it but be ready to remove it if there are problems. I am making a guess as to which MBP you have. Good luck Ralph

MacBook Pro 13" Unibody Mid 2009 Battery Replacement

MacBook Pro 15" Unibody Late 2008 & Early 2009

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1

Comments:

thanks Ralph, I will let you know what happens and determine if I can fix it.

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Kevin will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 684