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Changes to MacBook Pro 15" Retina Display Mid 2012 Battery Replacement Introduction

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[ ]MacBook Pro 15" Retina Display Mid 2012
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[ ]replacement
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[ ]Battery
Title
[ ]MacBook Pro 15" Retina Display Mid 2012 Battery Replacement
Introduction
Use this guide to safely remove the glued-in battery from your MacBook Pro with the help of an iFixit battery replacement kit. The adhesive remover in your kit will dissolve the adhesive securing the battery, allowing you to remove it with ease. [ … ] '''iFixit adhesive remover is highly flammable.''' Perform this procedure in a well-ventilated area. Do not smoke or work near an open flame during this procedure. [ … ] '''Note''': The solvent used to dissolve the battery adhesive will damage your speakers if it comes in contact with the plastic speaker enclosures. This guide instructs you to remove the speakers before proceeding to the battery.
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Conclusion
[ ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Summary
[ ]Safely remove and replace the glued-in battery in your 15-inch Mid 2012 MacBook Pro with Retina Display.

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