The day is busy in Cupertino today: Apple has unveiled the new MacBooks Pro eighth and ninth generation Intel processors, and announced the expansion of the recall Macs that have problems with their butterfly keyboards.
Now one more program has started: the 13 ? MacBook Pro repair that has the dreaded problem of Flexgate, which causes instability in the backlight of the machines screen due to the type of cable installation flex Linking Screen Logical Board This article details the situation with more information.
Apple had not yet acknowledged the flaw, but has now finally admitted that ?a very small percentage? of the 2016 model 13-inch MacBooks Pro may suffer from the problems of Flexgate. Just to be sure, these are the models covered by the program:
- 13 ? MacBook Pro (2016, two Thunderbolt 3 ports)
- 13 ? MacBook Pro (2016, four Thunderbolt 3 ports)
15-inch MacBooks Pro, as well as models from other years, do not enter the program at least not yet.
If your MacBook Pro is one of the models listed above and has such problems with on-screen backlighting, you can contact Apple Support or make an appointment to take the machine to an official Apple Store or Service Center. Apple Authorized; Even if the computer is out of warranty, Ma will repair the problem with replacing the damaged LCD.
It should be noted that the program will be available for MacBooks Pro for four years after the date of purchase of the computer or for two years after today (May 21, 2019) whichever is greater.
Price: Starting at R $ 10,529.10Installment Price: at up to 12x from $ 974.92Release: 2019