Replacement Possible?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by jsndmrc, Jul 7, 2011.

  1. jsndmrc macrumors newbie

    Jul 7, 2011
    I have a 2008 15" MacBook Pro 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo and I love it. Since I have had it, in the past year I have had to have the screen replaced twice due to a weird yellow line that kept appearing, and I also have replaced the battery two times now (and I am careful to cycle the batteries and everything). I am wondering if they will give me a replacement computer or if they will just tell me I need to buy a new battery? Any opinions? Thanks!

    I'm hoping for a new computer... haha. Of course I am.
  2. ThirtyThr33 macrumors 6502


    Jun 13, 2011
    Boulder, Colorado
    Eh they're never really excited to give a replacement so don't hold your breath
  3. marshallbedsaul macrumors 6502a


    Nov 14, 2007
    I owned another 15'' unibody first gen apple replaced following
    2 x screen
    3 x battery
    2 x magsafe
    1 x super drive

    with replacement i spent about 1 month with no mac.

    no replacement under full apple care I sold the system I wonder if the new owner ever got a replacement.
  4. mnemons macrumors newbie

    Oct 18, 2008
    I recently had my Macbook Pro (15" late '08) repaired because of the well-known 9400m problem under Apple Care. Logic board was replaced and, 10 days later, ram slot was fried. So I brought it back to Apple Store. I actually got a Macbook Pro (2Ghz i7, early '11) back.

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