Early 2013 MBP 15" for $300. Buy or pass?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by tubeexperience, Feb 1, 2017.

  1. tubeexperience macrumors 68030

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    A classmate is offering to sell me his Early MacBook Pro Retina 15" for $300.

    The keyboard is sticky. (I would told that it's from a spill over a year ago.)

    Apple Diagnostics show no problem.

    I also ran Engine Heaven and Benchbench on it and it has no problem with those either.

    I remove the bottom case and check the all liquid submersion indicators (that I can see) and they are all white.

    Battery Cycle Count is 1011 and the laptop is showing "Replace Battery".

    The display has staingate.

    Should I buy it?

    Yea or nay?
     
  2. Naimfan macrumors 68040

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    For $300? Go for it.

    You can have Apple replace the battery and keyboard fairly easily - the battery is, I think, $199 for a rMBP.
     
  3. jerryk macrumors 68020

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    You should pass and send me his email. Hee...
     

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