Apple announced the Retina MacBook 2015, model A1534, on March 9, 2015 to launch on April 10. It has a new unibody construction and includes an updated trackpad, keyboard, and Retina display.

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Replaced Retina display, but MacBook won't power up . . .

Recently replaced my early 2015 MacBook's retina display. Press the power button but nothing happens.

Have hooked it up to a 5 watt charger as indicated in one of the comments, but still no results.

Ideas on where to start on a trouble shoot?

Any ideas are welcome . . .

Will

Update (12/19/2017)

Okay! I think the display cable was loose. I reattached it and now it boots normally. Now, there is a milky haze around the border of the screen. Could this be the display cable, or should I get another retina display?

I have rebooted and adjusted display settings . . . External monitor looks fine , , ,

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What happened to it that caused you to replace the display?

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LCD screen fell. Got cracked after falling. Still worked, but was like looking through a stained glass window. Now won’t power on at all with the new screen.

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ANYTHING happen? lights? sound?

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Just reopened the case. Last night, dead, no sound, nothing. Reconnected the charger and heard a single chime! At least it's something.

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It unscrewed the battery retaining screw and pressed the gold LED button , then reconnected the screw,

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It was a display cable connection. If your MacBook won’t respond, try reattaching the display cable.

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