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camyam27
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 14, 2014 7:53 am    Post subject: your opinion on Macmini need replace or sell. Reply with quote

I bought MacMini # MC270LL/A in Jan. 2011. I took it to the Apple Store and Apple guy said it had bad logicboard. Need replace new logic board. Worth to have repair or sell? I think about building it as new whole parts.
I look at ebay the logicboard cost around $400.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

get a new one..
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I agree. Not worth fixing for $400. You can get a new refurb for that.
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 15, 2014 6:42 am    Post subject: Re: your opinion on Macmini need replace or sell. Reply with quote

camyam27 wrote:
I bought MacMini # MC270LL/A in Jan. 2011. I took it to the Apple Store and Apple guy said it had bad logicboard. Need replace new logic board. Worth to have repair or sell? I think about building it as new whole parts.
I look at ebay the logicboard cost around $400.
Not worth it. Save up for a new one coming out soon.
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 15, 2014 7:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

True. Thanks for input. I already post it in ebay.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 9:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

excellent to hear!!!

most of the 2011's when they start to go they go without warning.
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