View Full Version : ibook G4 LCD latch

Mar 23, 2007, 12:44 AM
ok, when my G4 was in my backpack it fell out (bottom down) pretty hard, a restart brought it back to normal (thank god for SMS) and the latch broke... it still closes, i need to push harder, but the button doesnt have its springeness anymore, anyone know how much apple will charge to fix it?

Mar 23, 2007, 01:01 AM
as long as the machine need to be completely opened, it might cost a bit. this is the kind of thing you should maybe try to replace / fix yourself. you can maybe find the part at ebay.

Mar 23, 2007, 08:04 AM
The cheapest solution to your problem would be to buy a used topcase on ebay, yank the switch, and swap it yourself. It's a fairly painless process.