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Changes to Retina MacBook 2015 Dual Microphone Assembly Replacement Introduction

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Introduction
Use this guide to replace the dual microphone assembly in your Retina MacBook 2015. [ … ] '''To avoid logic board damage''', when your MacBook repair is complete ''but before powering it on'', [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Applying+Low+Voltage+After+Every+Repair+%28Retina+MacBook+2015+Only%29/107711|connect it to low-voltage power] using a 5-Watt iPhone charger and a USB-C to USB-A cable. These accessories are not included with your MacBook, so make sure you have them ready before you begin.
Use this guide to replace the dual microphone assembly in your Retina MacBook 2015. [ … ] '''To avoid logic board damage''', when your MacBook repair is complete ''but before powering it on'', [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Applying+Low+Voltage+After+Every+Repair+%28Retina+MacBook+2015+Only%29/107711|connect it to low-voltage power] using a 5-Watt iPhone charger and a USB-C to USB-A cable. These accessories are not included with your MacBook, so make sure you have them ready before you begin.
Conclusion
To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. To avoid logic board damage, when your MacBook repair is complete ''but before powering it on'', [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Applying+Low+Voltage+After+Every+Repair+%28Retina+MacBook+2015+Only%29/107711|connect it to low-voltage power] using a 5-Watt iPhone charger and a USB-C to USB-A cable.
To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. To avoid logic board damage, when your MacBook repair is complete ''but before powering it on'', [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Applying+Low+Voltage+After+Every+Repair+%28Retina+MacBook+2015+Only%29/107711|connect it to low-voltage power] using a 5-Watt iPhone charger and a USB-C to USB-A cable.

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  • USB-C to USB-A Cable x1 added.
  • USB Power Adapter for iPhone and iPod x1 added.