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Spudger

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$2.99

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Product Details

Features

Features

Safely poke and pry just about anything.

A spudger is a tough antistatic tool that can be used for a variety of purposes when repairing electronic devices. The 5" tool is made of nylon and has one flat end and one pointed end. The pliable and antistatic properties make it ideal for working around sensitive electronic components without fear of shocking or scratching them.

The pointed flat side can be used to disconnect connectors, remove thermal paste from a heat sink, pry off components, aid in soldering, or just to unscrew a MacBook's battery. The pointed end of the spudger can be used to connect/disconnect components, hold objects for soldering, or poke something that requires poking. The tool also includes a notch for hooking wires.

We find this spudger to be the perfect size for most repairs. However, when you need a tougher prying/poking tool, we also carry our Heavy Duty Spudger, a more robust version of this tool. This product is included in a lot of our toolkits, but it's especially helpful in the Classic Pro Tech Toolkit and Soldering Workstation.

Compatible with Apple's "Black Stick", Apple part number 922-5065

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Repair Stories

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Petre Bica's Story Photo #1309608
Petre Bica's Story Photo #1309609

My Problem

For more than one month, I was struggling with the wifi connection problems on my 2011 MacBookPro. It started with some sporadic errors but these become very frequent after a while. The guys from the Apple Certified services here in Romania are not very helpful (they asked me to let the device with . . .

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Maner Puyawan's Story Photo #1319113

My Problem

I dropped my MacBook Pro and it made a big dent on the case and caused some of the keys to not work. I also ordered other parts like hard drive, memory and battery to make some upgrades.

My Fix

This is the first time I did a repair on a laptop and it was quite exciting and nerve wracking at the same time. . . .

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My Problem

Late 2011 MacBook Pro was consistently locking up and giving my the spinning color wheel. After doing plenty of research, I found that the hard drive cables in that specific model had known issues.

My Fix

The repair guide made things super easy. Right tools and directions made the repair a breeze.

My Advice

Buy the co . . .

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My Problem

The phone died years ago from not being able to keep a charge.

My Fix

Much easier than expected.

My Advice

Don't be nervous, the guides are thorough and it's easier than it seems.

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My Problem

Mac was showing slow responsiveness, Disk Utility showed the drive was failing.

My Fix

Went well, walk through was great.

My Advice

Buy the iFixit Toolkit, has everything you need. Read the walkthrough before you start, also read the comments. Huge help in the comments

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My Problem

DC input board replacement. Intermittent power drops from charger.

My Fix

Novice errors.

My Advice

Pay close attention to how engaged the ribbon connector are before removal. It becomes super obvious. Trying to be too gentle leads to a computer that won’t restart.

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My Problem

Jack was damaged, would not work with headphones

My Fix

Pretty easy, glad I bought all the tools

My Advice

Nexus 5x seems easier than Nexus 5, no ribbon cable to mess with

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My Problem

The phone could not hear me through the microphone, and the front-facing camera was broken. I took it to be repaired at Android phone repair shops, and lost $30 with no clear diagnosis except a vague indication that it could be the motherboard. After checking iFixit, I gathered the courage to pry ar . . .

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My Problem

Battery life was down to 30 minutes

My Fix

Repairs was simple using guide.

My Advice

As others have said, bend the ribbon cable once the battery is inserted.. You can push on it pretty hard with the flat end of the sudger.

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My Problem

Screen broken

My Fix

Took longer than I wanted, but it works fine now

My Advice

Use reading glasses. The parts are really tiny

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