MacBook Pro 15-inch Repairs & Upgrades
The MacBook Pro 15-inch basic model came with a 2GHz Core i7 Sandy Bridge CPU with 2.2 and 2.3GHz alternatives. It featured standard 4GB RAM upgradable to 16GB max. It had an internal Intel HD Graphics 3000 as well as a dedicated AMD Radeon HD 6490M GPU.
Available part replacements
Display Assembly MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12
This is the complete display assembly for the MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12. If the back cover of your display is not damaged, you might be better off replacing only the LCD or the glass. If it is damaged this is the part you will have to replace. The replacement is reasonably easy to do. It will take our technician around 30-60 minutes. You can plan an appointment or buy the part from our webshop and DIY.
The LCD from the MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 can be replaced. It is not an easy job though you might consider let our technician do this for you. The repair time is 1 - 2 working days. Use our planner to make an appointment so we can make sure we have the part in stock.
The MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 battery is easy to be replaced by yourself with the included screw drivers. It takes only 10 minutes of your time. Of course we are happy to do this for you as well. Use our planner to make an appointment and be sure we have the part in stock.
The keyboard for the MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 is attached to the frame with over 50 screws and the logicboard and CD-Rom will have to be removed making this a pretty complex repair. Our technician can do this repair within 1-2 hours. When ordering a keyboard, please make sure to order the correct language. If you want us to install it for you, plan an appointment in advance. We will make sure to have the right part in stock and reserve the time to have you up and running in no time!
The MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 trackpad is easily replaceable after removing the battery. It will take you about 10-15 minutes. If your trackpad stopped clicking you can first try to adjust the screw to make it tighter, maybe it will work again without replacement. If you still have to replace it, buy the part from our webshop or let our technician install it for you in no time using our handy online planner.
The MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 fans are very easy to replace yourself. It will take you 15 minutes of your time with the right equipment. If your mac is making a noise or is overheating it might be time to replace the fans. Make sure to order the correct fan if only one side is defect. You can order this part from our webshop or plan an appointment and let our tech guy figure it out for you.
The MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 MagSafe charge port is difficult to replace as the logic board will have to be removed from the chassis. If your Mac is not charging, first try another charger. If it still doesn't charge it is better to visit our technician to have it checked. It is almost never the MagSafe that is at fault. If your MacSafe port looks burned, it could be a MagSafe issue. We suggest you plan an appointment and have us check it free of charge!
The speakers for the The MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 are difficult to replace since the logicboard and CD-Rom drive will have to be removed. The repair time is about 1 hour. If you are up to the job order the parts from our webshop or alternatively plan an appointment with our technician and let us do it for you instead.
If your MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 is slow, upgrading the SATA drive to an SSD drive is the solution. It will make your Mac run like a brand new one! We suggest you move the old 500GB SATA drive to the CDRom slot so it can be used for storage. The new SSD will host OSX and your applications for high-speed use. The time to upgrade your Mac is about 1-3 hours depending on how much data needs to be copied. We install OSX for free if you plan an appointment with our technician.
Find all parts for the If your MacBook Pro 15-inch 2011/12 missing in the list above in our webshop. Or just reach out to use via email, phone or messenger to check if we have it in stock.