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Old Apr 17th, 2017, 06:23 AM   #1
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Apple Repairs A Rip Off?

I took the hour it ran to watch this video and what an eye opener it is. Designed obsolescence is alive and well at Apple for your Mac. Watch a $750 tier 4 repair performed with $2 in parts.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVAmnV65_zw
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Old Apr 17th, 2017, 05:38 PM   #2
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1.) He's not entirely wrong, but this been the case for decades. It's nothing new.
2.) Buy AppleCare.
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Old Apr 17th, 2017, 10:12 PM   #3
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As far as Apple component/ microsoldering repairs are concerned, you better follow Louis Rossman on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/user/rossmanngroup

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Those microscopes cost over $450!!
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Old Apr 23rd, 2017, 12:40 AM   #5
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+1 for Louis is an awesome guy to follow. i love that guy

as for the repair? i do it myself.
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