Genius Bar caught ripping customer off ON CAMERA by CBC News
We repair Macbook logic boards: https://rossmanngroup.com/macbook-logic-board-repair ALL CREDIT TO CBC NEWS CANADA: WATCH THE ENTIRE SEGMENT ON THEIR CHANNEL HERE https://youtu.be/_XneTBhRPYk This Macbook has no backlight due to a common F’up – pin 1 of the LCD cable is bent. Pin 1 is for the LCD backlight.
This video (courtesy of CBC, and Rossmann Repair Group) shows how a free 5-minute repair can cost thousands of dollars at the Apple Store.
Bottom line: Always get a second opinion, and avoid the Apple Store.