Where can i sell my defective MBP?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by FrenzyBanana, Apr 9, 2012.

  1. Salaryman Ryan

    Salaryman Ryan PhilMUG Addict Member

    Oct 18, 2007
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    Tokyo, Manila
    I have a first generation unibody Mac book with a failed logic board, Beyond the Box quoted me for 20K for replacement. I searched eBay and lucked out as I was able to find a match for only 100 USD. Had it shipped here through Johnny Air, went to a service centre and asked them to replace the board for a fee. I spent around 7,500 php for the whole thing. The 17 inches could be more expensive though.

    I Check out eBay for your model's logic boards and they are around 550 USD.

    unibody 17 macbook pro logicboard 2009 | eBay

    If you consider the hassle, shipping, and fees for installation, going the eBay route could be roughly the same as BTB's quoted price.

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