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Changes to MacBook Pro 15" Touch Bar 2019 Trackpad Replacement Introduction

Edit by Jeff Suovanen

Edit approved by Jeff Suovanen

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Device
MacBook Pro 15" Touch Bar 2019
Type
replacement
Thing
Trackpad
Title
MacBook Pro 15" Touch Bar 2019 Trackpad Replacement
Introduction
Use this guide to replace a faulty trackpad, or to simply remove the trackpad temporarily when servicing the battery.
'''For your safety, discharge your MacBook Pro's battery below 25%''' before you begin this procedure. A charged lithium-ion battery can create a dangerous fire if accidentally punctured.
Time Required Min
1 hour
Time Required Max
1 hour
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Difficulty
Moderate
Conclusion
To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Public
No
Summary
How to remove or replace the trackpad in your 15" MacBook Pro (2019).

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • P5 Pentalobe Screwdriver Retina MacBook Pro and Air x1 added.
  • Suction Handle x1 added.
  • iFixit Opening Picks (Set of 6) x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • Tweezers x1 added.
  • T5 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • T3 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • iOpener x1 (Optional) added.
  • Halberd Spudger x1 added.

Flags

  • In Progress added.