The old battery was getting bulgy and the trackpad had stopped working.
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I had tried two different aftermarket non-Apple batteries for this laptop. All of them gave the same terrible results. They did not hold a charge of more than a half hour. I would attempt to unplug the laptop from the charger and almost instantaneously it would shut off. Since the laptop is old it w . . .
My mom's laptop was chained to its charger, and I had to do SOMETHING.
It went fantastically! I had replaced the battery in my laptop lots of times so I knew exactly what to do and the battery works like a dream!
Be careful with taking off the back of the laptop is all I'd say, and also be careful whe . . .