Thread: Warped Lid
04-21-2005, 02:32 AM #1jessicaGuestWarped Lid
First--I searched these forums and found nothing. I used "warped lid" "warped" "warped powerbook". Just to be clear so I don't get flamed. :smile:
I just noticed my lid is warped and it is possible that my powerbook rocks. I can repeat the issue on many surfaces, but not all. I attribute that to the surface not being level. HOWEVER, this lid does not lie. It is about 1/16th of a inch off on the left side.
My powerbook was delivered on 3-1-05. Will apple repair/replace?
04-21-2005, 02:49 AM #2IChingGuest
no they will not replace it, at the apple discussion forms (apple) do your search there for answers. Luckily, mine doesn't seem warped when I sit in on a surface, the aluminum is malleable and I heard people taking opposite corners and tweaking it slightly and having good results. There are little clear plastic pads you can buy that even out the distance upon closure. I don't know the link, but have seen it in the powerbook discussions a few months back. Don't worry but research it a little, perhaps someone can provide a link. The company also makes an interior pad sleeve thingy.
04-21-2005, 02:52 AM #3jessicaGuest
radtech. but it seems like a manufacter defect.
04-21-2005, 03:38 AM #4
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but come on a 1/16 of an inch is nothing! Your screen will flex a lot more than that, they are meant to.
Stop worrying and enjoy your toy
04-22-2005, 02:58 AM #5jessicaGuestOriginally Posted by inflexion
solutions to my questions don't normally include someone telling me to not worry. thanks for the insight.
04-22-2005, 03:25 AM #6
Originally Posted by jessica
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