Fix iBook G3 Logic Board

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by macgeek77, Jul 11, 2007.

  1. macrumors regular

    May 24, 2006
    Well, my G3 iBook's logic board has died (it was in that series that had the logic board problem). I had it replaced once already when it was under warrenty. However, the second one has died and Apple will not touch it (unless I pay something like $350 for Apple to fix it).

    Well, I decided to take matters into my own hands and I ripped open my iBook piece by piece. Now that I have the logic board in front of me, what can I do to fix it? Can I sodder something? Should I take it out and buy a new one off ebay? Thanks for any help?

    (by the way, on the logic board, there was this wierd yellow foam. I scrapped it all off to see what I was dealing with, but does anyone know if it was important? THanks!!:confused::confused::confused:
  2. macrumors 6502a


    Oct 30, 2006
    Here you will find some interesting info, hope this helps.

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