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{A1989 / EMC3214}—Released in July 2018, the 13" MacBook Pro features quad-core i5 and i7 processors and Intel Iris Plus integrated graphics.

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2017 trackpad replacement part work in 2018?

Is the 2017 trackpad you guys have for replacements work in the new 2018?

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check this guide for changing touch pad MacBook Pro 13" Touch Bar 2018 Teardown

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May I ask why you need to replace it?

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after a few minutes of not using it, on the first click it almost feels as if theres dirt in-between the pad and the click mechanism but its very faint so I know apple will not fix it and if they do it will be sent out for a week to do it so I would rather just replace the trackpad myself knowing it shouldn't be like that because my work one runs fine all the time

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Thank you Emily, I looked at the guide but I didn't see if the 2018 and 2017 use the same trackpad. thank you

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Finding the part will be next to impossible. You will void your warranty. How about just removing it and cleaning the dirt out. See step #6 of this guide: MacBook Pro 13" Touch Bar 2018 Teardown If this becomes an issue it will probably get covered like the keyboards have.

https://www.apple.com/support/keyboard-s...

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thank you! once I get the tool kit I will give it a try!

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