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    Oldmacs

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    But we know that Apple recalled them for a reason, because design choice should not cause issues like this. If this was an isolated incident, I'd give

    Oldmacs Today, 01:13 PM Go to last post
    Byrd

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    For a six year old computer, it's likely down to wear and tear. All rubberised bases do this over time.

    Byrd Today, 12:37 PM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    $140 for something that should be for free is pretty steep. Its a manufacturing defect, nothing more nothing less.

    Oldmacs Today, 12:18 PM Go to last post
    Byrd

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    I'd source a faulty MB off eBay and replace the base - it comes off pretty easily. The peeling rubber is probably from the extremes of Australian heat,

    Byrd Today, 10:16 AM Go to last post
    kyte

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    Try iFixit. https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Mac/MacBook

    kyte Today, 05:56 AM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    Thats a bit rubbish :/

    https://www.macfixit.com.au/clearanc...over-pink.html

    Oldmacs Yesterday, 11:05 PM Go to last post
    carlow1

    Recommend a second screen for iMac 5k.

    Thanks Hawk. I'll keep that Samsung monitor in mind. I assume it will work with TB to display port or TB to HDMI?

    carlow1 Yesterday, 10:41 PM Go to last post
    b00

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    Apparently that ended years ago.

    None in stock at MacFixit.

    b00 Yesterday, 10:32 PM Go to last post
    Oldmacs

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    Isn't there a repair program????

    If not, I think Macfixit has White Macbook hard-shells on a deep discount....

    Oldmacs Yesterday, 10:27 PM Go to last post
    b00

    White Macbook Base Peeling

    Hey Guys,

    The base on the Macbook is starting to peel around the edges a little. Went to Apple today and they want $140 to fix it :|,

    b00 Yesterday, 10:08 PM Go to last post