Wasn't getting much life from battery
Very easy. Very smooth. Had the proper screw driver bit thanks to fixit toolkit
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This is an aftermarket replacement battery, NOT an Apple OEM part.
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Battery in 15" unibody Macbook pro was starting to expand, causing a bulge in the trackpad, and battery life was also shot
Perfectly. I viewed a video on YouTube and was able to replace the battery in a straightforward manner.
Upon turning on the computer after replacing the battery, the keyboard was . . .
Battery in my laptop was no longer holding a charge. It was the original battery bought with the computer which was purchased 6 years ago. The computer still worked fine it was just the battery that was the problem.
Followed the iFixit instructions. The repair was quite easy actually. It was a little . . .
My battery wasn't holding a charge for more than just a few minutes even when fully charged. It had to be on the charger to work.
Repair went great, I would HIGHLY SUGGEST you buy the correct tools upfront... It will save you time and trying to find the right screwdriver was hard. Ended up spending $ . . .
Replacement battery failure. Expanded into the track pad also.
The last aftermarket battery not so good of quality - not from iFixit. It expanded into the track pad. I also discovered that one of the motherboard power connection pins was bent so that two pins were connected into one of the 9 pin fema . . .