Unibody Macbook hinge clicking after repair

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by TheNathan, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. TheNathan macrumors newbie

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    I had a unibody 2.4 Macbook that had a non-working spacebar, so they sent it off for top case replacement. When it came back I initially had no problem with the screen, but now it makes a loud click when I open or close it. The point where it clicks is not always the same... it's strange, but it's a very loud click. It also looks like the hinge has shifted every so slightly to the right - there's a slight gap on the left side, but the right is flush against the alum body.

    Any thoughts? (besides take it to Genius Bar and wait for a repair)
     
  2. jav6454 macrumors P6

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    Take it back to Apple and explain the hinge didn't make the clicking sound before, they should repair it.
     
  3. Chase R macrumors 65816

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    Unless you wanna rip her open and see if you can fix it... I suggest just taking it back and letting them repair it.
     

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