A2681 I/O Board – Keyboard Backlight, Logic Board, Touch ID, Battery Connection – Apple M2 MacBook Air
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(M2 MacBook Air 2022, A2681 I/O Board FV922961Z)
I/O BOARD for Keyboard Backlight, Logic Board, Touch ID, Battery Connection x1
A2681 Model M2 13.6″ MacBook Air 2022
EMC 4074, MLY33LL/A (Midnight), MLY13LL/A (Starlight), MLXY3LL/A (Silver), MLXW3LL/A (Space Gray)
Watch How To Disassemble 2022 M2 Apple MacBook Air 13 inch Model 4074 / A2681 Family!
Required Tools For 2022 M2 Apple MacBook Air 13″, A2681 Family Repairs:
Note: Before you begin, make sure to drain you laptop battery completely by keeping it on until it dies. Then, unplug your power adapter, and disconnect the battery before performing any repair and always wear safety glasses & anti-static nitrile gloves.
- Pentalobe screwdriver (P5): The bottom case uses a proprietary type of screw called a Pentalobe screw. This type of speciality screwdriver is required in removing the bottom case and begin the repair.
- Suction cups: After removing all 8 of P5 screws, to aide in the removal of the bottom case use a suction cup to grip and pull the casing
- Torx screwdriver (T3, T4, T5): Speciality Torx bits are needed to remove the screws that hold the MacBook components such as the USB-C board, fans, MagSafe board, LCD cable brackets, audio board, trackpad, Logic Board, and more.
- Torx screwdriver (T8): A T8 Torx screwdriver is also needed to remove the screws that hold the LCD Hinges in place, this is needed to remove and replace the LCD assembly on the A2681.
- Pentalobe screwdriver (1PL): 1PL screwdriver to remove the very small screws that hold the Wi-Fi Module (Note: to remove and replace the screen the Wi-Fi Module must be removed first).
- Spudger: A spudger is a tool that helps you pry apart parts of the MacBook Air without damaging them, you’ll need a spudger to disconnect the various cables and connectors inside the 13″ MacBook Air A2681.
- Tweezers: Some of the connectors inside the MacBook Air are very small, you’ll need a pair of tweezers to disconnect and reconnect them.
- Flat Wide Pry Tool: A special wide flexible pry tool for the removal of the battery for replacement to separate the adhesive from the chassis.
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