MacBook Pro 17" Unibody (Early/Mid 2009) MagSafe DC-In Board

 
 

MacBook Pro 17" Unibody (Early/Mid 2009) MagSafe DC-In Board

$44.95

$44.95

Product Details

Features

Features

Is your laptop not charging correctly?

This part connects the wall adapter power to the logic board. A safe magnetic connection prevents damage to the laptop caused by tripping over the power cord. Identified by 820-2361-A printed on board.

 

Compatibility

MacBook Pro 17" Unibody
2.66 GHz (Early 2009)
2.8 GHz (Mid 2009)
2.93 GHz (Early 2009)
3.06 GHz (Mid 2009)
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

My MagSafe dc in board was charred from using an old charger (possibly wrong voltage) and continued to work, but only if the charger sat at a specific angle.

My Fix

WARNING My 2011 MBP 17" uses a Torx T6 as well as a Phillips#00, that was not mentioned in the ifixit guide, but luckily I was able to g . . .

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My Problem

DC-in port was defective. The charging connector would get hot and make a soft high pitched electronic "squeal." Eventually the two outer prongs on my chargers would melt down to little nubs to the point where the computer wouldn't even charge anymore. I let the damage get so bad that my DC-in port . . .