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Changes to MacBook Air 13" Early 2017 Battery Replacement Introduction

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Device
[ ]MacBook Air 13" Early 2017
Type
[ ]replacement
Thing
[ ]Battery
Title
[ ]MacBook Air 13" Early 2017 Battery Replacement
Introduction
Use this guide to replace a faulty battery in your MacBook Air 13" Early 2017. [ … ] '''Note:''' If there is a [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/K4YshkbhZqtwY1M5|thin plastic film] on your replacement battery, do not attempt to remove it. It is glued on and protects the battery pack while it is inside the MacBook. [ … ] '''To minimize risk of damage, turn on your MacBook and allow the battery to fully discharge before starting this procedure.''' A charged lithium-ion battery can be very dangerous if accidentally punctured. [[What to do with a swollen battery|If your battery looks puffy or swollen, take extra precautions.]]
Time Required Min
10 minutes
Time Required Max
20 minutes
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Difficulty
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Conclusion
[ ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Summary
[ ]Replace the Battery in your MacBook Air 13" Eary 2017.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • P5 Pentalobe Screwdriver Retina MacBook Pro and Air x1 added.
  • P5 Pentalobe Screwdriver Retina MacBook Pro and Air x1 added.
  • T5 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.

Parts

  • MacBook Air 13” (Mid 2010 to 2017) Replacement Battery x1 added.

Flags

  • In Progress added.