How do I know if my Mac has water damage?
- Step 1 Thorough Diagnostic – Any MacBook that is exposed to liquid requires a thorough inspection.
- Step 2 Inspect Keyboard and Track Pad for ANY corrosion or sticky residue – If found a keyboard or trackpad replacement is recommend.
- Step 3 Inspect Main LogicBord for any sign of liquid exposure.
Can a MacBook with water damage be repaired?
MacBook water damage is not easy to repair; even minor spills can present advanced issues requiring lots of tools and expertise. Repairing MacBook water damage is doable—however, if you are a novice, read this entire post to ensure you don’t get in over your head.
Is it possible that my MacBook will okay after a water spill?
Warning: If you spilled water on MacBook Air 2018 or MacBook Pro 2016 onwards models, do not open the lid. Once you open the lid, the MacBook will automatically power up again unless you have already disconnected the battery from the logic board.
Can a MacBook Pro get water damage?
Completely powering down your computer plays a huge role in preventing long-term Mac water damage. Further damage to the screen, CPU, and other vital circuits stops when the computer is off. Hold down the power button on the keyboard until your laptop completely powers down.