2006 MacBook Trackpad button issue

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by davidg4781, Jul 10, 2011.

  1. davidg4781 macrumors 68020

    Oct 28, 2006
    Alice, TX
    My CD MacBook trackpad button is starting to feel a little weird in the middle, sometimes not even accepting a click. My battery was bulging and I replaced it (paid for it, didn't think to try my luck at getting a free one).

    I recently had my top case replaced, back in early April. Do you think this is covered under warranty of that or is there something I can do myself to repair it? If I take the battery out, I can see a button thing and may be able to adjust it, but not sure what is needed.

    Any suggestions on what I should do?
  2. Detrius macrumors 68000

    Sep 10, 2008
    Asheville, NC
    You have a 90-day warranty on the top case you had replaced... unless it starts cracking too. Yes, take it back ASAP.
  3. tbobmccoy macrumors 6502a


    Jul 24, 2007
    Austin, TX
    I had this problem wih my BlackBook a few years ago; try to clean around the trackpad and the buttons. Mine had dirt accumulate under the trackpad, forcing it not to recognize clicks. That cleaning solved my problem. Good luck!

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