a1707, MacBook Bottom Case Screws
Bottom Case Screw Set Gray A1707 / A1990 for Apple MacBook Pro 15″ 2016-2019
This is a set of 6 Gray Genuine Apple bottom case screws that been removed from a MacBook Pro laptop.
Set of 6 Gray Bottom Case Screws x1
15″ MacBook Pro Touch Bar 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 ( A1990 / A1707 )
MacBook Pro 15″ Full Disassembly Guide
Note: Before you begin, make sure to drain you laptop battery completely by keeping it on till 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.
- Torx screwdriver (T3 T4 ): Speciality Torx bits are needed to remove the screws that hold the MacBook Pro a1707 components such as the Battery connector T5, Trackpad Cable T3, Trackpad T4, Logic Board T3 & T4
- Torx screwdriver (T1): Holds the wifi Module that has 16x T1 Tiny screws
- Torx screwdriver (T8): Total of 6X T8 Torx screws holds the LCD Assembly Hinges in place, All needs to remove along with wifi module before you can remove and replace the LCD assembly on the A1707.
- Wide Prying Tool : This tool can help you separate the battery from the MacBook Pro chassis TopCase, Battery in A1707 Is being hold in place using adhesive.
- Spudger: A spudger is a tool that helps you pry apart parts of the MacBook Pro without damaging them, you’ll need a spudger to disconnect the various cables and connectors inside the 15″ MacBook Pro A1707.
- Tweezers: Some of the connectors inside the MacBook Pro A1707 are very small, you’ll need a pair of tweezers to disconnect and reconnect them.
How do I replace the screws on my MacBook Pro?
- Turn off your MacBook Pro and unplug all cables and devices.
- Place your MacBook Pro on a clean, flat surface with the bottom facing up.
- Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the existing screws from the bottom case of your MacBook Pro.
- Keep the screws in a safe place so that you do not lose them.
- Take the replacement screws and align them with the holes in the bottom case of your MacBook Pro.
- Use the Phillips #00 screwdriver to tighten the screws securely.
- Check each screw to ensure that it is tightened properly and evenly.
- Once all screws are securely in place, flip your MacBook Pro back over and power it on.
It’s important to note that when replacing screws on your MacBook Pro, you should use screws that are the same size and type as the original screws to ensure a proper fit. Using screws that are too long or too short could damage your MacBook Pro.
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