MacBook Air (Original) Audio Board

 
 
 
 

MacBook Air (Original) Audio Board

$39.95

$39.95

Product Details

Features

Features

Bring back the sound. Restore your speakers!

Identify by 820-2263 on board.

 

Compatibility

MacBook Air Models A1237 and A1304
1.6 GHz (Original)
1.8 GHz (Original)
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

The sound just stopped working in my first generation Macbook Air, reasearched the forums and found I was not alone. It was the forums that introduced me to iFixit

My Fix

With some trepidation I removed the ten casing screws and opened up my baby. Yes everything inside this Mac is miniature. But I followed . . .

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My Problem

Suddenly my macbookair run out of.... sound. Even though I could see the speaker icon on the top bar, under output tab on System Preferences the device wasn't recognized...

My Fix

Firstly I bought MacBook Air audio card I replaced it but this didnt fix the problem, then I ordered the audio cable, but that . . .

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My Problem

broken sound, and extremely slow, suggesting disk errors, short battery life

My Fix

Replaced the audio card and cable, battery, and the HD (with a SSD from a different vendor, because you don't carry a drop-in SSD replacement). It came up working fine, installed Ubuntu 12.10, works great.

My Advice

Be slow and methodi . . .

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My Problem

Swollen battery, sluggish SDD, no sound - an original Mac Air was dying.

Rather than buy a new one I wanted to try and breathe new life into a classic.

My Fix

Pretty good, great instructions from the site, and the new sound card was perfect. Sadly, when taking the sound card out I discovered that the cable . . .

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