MacBook dust under bezel?

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by samac92, May 11, 2009.

  1. samac92 macrumors 6502a

    Feb 18, 2008
    I appear to have a piece of dust behind the black bezel on my aluminium MacBook, is this even possible?
    I've heard of dust behind the screen but not behind the bezel before.
    It has been there pretty much since I got in October and I thought it was a chip that I caused, but I've noticed you cannot feel it at all and it definitely appears to be behind the glass.
    I'm just curious as to what it would be.
  2. NewMacbookPlz macrumors 68040


    Sep 28, 2008
    Sounds like it's dust/chipped paint from behind.
  3. pellets007 macrumors 6502a


    Jan 28, 2009
    New York
    Yes it's possible. Happened on the screen of two of my Aluminium MacBooks.
  4. samac92 thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Feb 18, 2008
    oh right
    there's no chance of a replacement is there? :rolleyes:
    that would be extremely picky, but there is a few annoying things such as slanted keys and a bigger gap on the left hand side when the lids closed so I wouldnt mind a new one :p
  5. Toofan macrumors member

    May 12, 2009

    Dust under the bezel can sometimes take the form of what looks like a hyper pixel. It may seem like a tiny pixel sized spot which is all rainbowy. The display on my Blackberry is a lot tighter than the display on my Mac, that being said, even the BB managed to get dust in there :p

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