MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 Repairs & Upgrades
The MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch Late 2013 until 2015 was changed quite a bit internally with a new logic board design and a single fan instead of dual fans. It was available with Core i5 and i7 CPU options still at 1600MHz bus speed. 4 or 8GB memory was soldered on to the logic board. Proprietary drives where available from 128 upto 512GB for later models. The trackpad for this model is “button type” for the 2013/14 and changed to be multitouch for the 2015 model.
Available part replacements
Display Assembly MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15
The display assembly for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14 is different then from the 2015 model, please make sure when ordering! The replacement can be done without removing the complete logic board and takes about 30-45 minutes. If you don't want to do this yourself please use our handy planner and make an appointment with our technician.
This is the LCD only for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15. This is a difficult replacement that will only succeed if you have experience. Make sure your metal backcover does not have any dents before ordering this repair. The time we need to do this replacement for you is 2-3 days. Although you can plan an appointment, if you just drop it off there is no need to plan in advance.
The battery for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14 and 2015 are compatible, although the capacity for the 2015 model is slightly higher. The replacement is difficult since the battery is glued into the housing. It is best to let our tech guy do this for you and plan an appointment.
The keyboard for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 is not so easy to replace as it is pop-nailed to the frame like all other keyboards produced after 2012. If you have no experience it is wise let our experience technician do this. This repair takes about 1 hour. You can also buy the part from us and do it yourself. Do make sure to order the correct language keyboard so it will fit your housing!
The trackpad for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 is difficult to replace as it is glued under the battery. Also note the trackpad for the 2013/2014 model is different then the 2015 model. I changed from a "button" model to an "electronic" version in the 2015 model. Make sure to order the correct part in our shop as we link only to the 2013/14 model! If you plan an appointment, our technician can replace the trackpad for you in about 45 minutes.
The fan for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 is not too difficult to replace but involves removing the heatsing as well so make sure you have cooling paste at hand. There is only one single fan in this model. No cooling paste at hand? Let our handy technician do the installation for you. Plan an appointment today with our easy to use online planner!
The I/O board for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 includes and SD Card Reader, 1 USB port and a display port. It is connected to the logic board via an integrated power cable and separate data cable. It also includes the connector for the Airport card. The installation is quite difficult if you have no experience since the logic board will have to be removed to attached the power cable. We can do this job for you within 1 hour, just plan an appointment anytime convenient!
The speakers for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 are not difficult to replace yourself. It might take you up to 20 minutes with the right tools. When ordering a single speaker make sure to order the correct side. You can also use our online planner and make an appointment so we can install the speakers for you.
The SSD drive for the MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013/14/15 is easy to replace. They are available from 128 upto 512GB Apple Original. Or, alternatively from Transcend upto 1TB. Using a converter you can also choose M2 SSD drives that are much cheaper of upto 2TB. We can help you install the drive and copy all data from the old drive as well. Just plan an appointment online so we can take the time to help you out!
Any part missing in the above list you can find in our webshop. The link "Buy Part DIY" will redirect you there!