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Old Jan 14, 2011, 12:43 AM   #1
dthehwang
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Macbook Air Imbalance palm rest?

hello,
i just got my new macbook air 13 about two weeks ago and i have noticed that the black thing underneath(only the left side) the MBA is not touching the surface.
its really uncomfortable when using it.

i will just show you some pictures
really need help
not sure if i should take this to apple store
thanks!
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Old Jan 15, 2011, 08:09 AM   #2
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It's quite a common flaw. The front left rubber feet doesn't touch the surface, so the whole thing wobbles. Either the "precision" unibody isn't quite as precise it should be, or there's a problem with the assembly. Anyway, the overall problem is called poor quality control. If it bothers you, you should of course take it back. Nothing ever gets better if people accept flawed products at full price.
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Old Jan 15, 2011, 08:35 AM   #3
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I would have it exchanged if it wobbles be very hard to type or click like that.
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Old Jan 16, 2011, 09:47 AM   #4
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Mine wobbles as well

I have not decided if I am going to return it. Has anyone else returned theirs because of this?

*edit

After only 30 min of sitting on my table the problem seems to be auto correcting. I will repost if it does not completely go away.

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