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Changes to Retina MacBook 2016 Trackpad Assembly Replacement Introduction

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Device
[ ]Retina MacBook 2016
Type
[ ]replacement
Thing
[ ]Trackpad Assembly
Title
[ ]Retina MacBook 2016 Trackpad Assembly Replacement
Introduction
[ ]Use this guide to replace the trackpad assembly in your Retina MacBook 2016. This assembly includes the trackpad and the Haptic Engine.
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Conclusion
[ ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Summary
[ ]Replace the trackpad assembly on the Retina MacBook 2016.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • P5 Pentalobe Screwdriver Retina MacBook Pro and Air x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • Tweezers x1 added.
  • iPad Battery Isolation Pick x1 added.
  • T5 Torx Screwdriver x1 added.
  • Phillips #00 Screwdriver x1 added.

Parts

  • MacBook 12" Retina (Early 2016) Trackpad x1 added.
  • MacBook 12" Retina (Early 2016) Trackpad Ribbon Cable x1 added.

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