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is it possible to have a corroded logic board fixed?


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I see some ebay repair shops claiming to be able to fix corroded logic boards (from water damage or whatever), but the apple genius bar told me that if a logic board is corroding, it cannot be fixed and i must pay the $750 to have it replaced. Has anyone heard of repair shops being able to fix corroding logic boards?
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Take the genius' word for it. Often spills equal death alas.

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I would not want to pay the labor required to clean a board of corrosion. Now, if you want to try and clean it yourself...

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