The MacBook family was first introduced in May 2006 and replaced the iBook as Apple's consumer laptop.

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new battery will not charge

Runs fine when plugged in, will not charge new battery, already reset SMC, no change

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Any liquid spilled on this macbook ?


no spills on this mac


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Download and run Coconut battery to see the condition of the battery and if it is being seen. I would also test the old battery and see what you get. Let us know your results and we can go from there:

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ran coconut battery, both batteries said the same thing, current charge -1mAh,

max charge -1mAh, current capacity -1mAh


no liquid spilled


Please give us the last three figures of your serial number so we know your exact machine and the correct parts and guide. Next well look at the battery connector. You'll need a multimeter to test.


last 3 figures are Z63, I will have to get a multi meter


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