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The battery bulged, plus the top case cracked, along with the bottom case. Next, youll have to answer several questions about addons, the devices condition, and its performance after providing us with information about your devices configuration. Long story short, macbook runs great and rather fast for its age. This a31 battery replaces the original battery for the macbook a42 white unibody models, made between late 2009 and mid 2010.639 686 946 982 490 570 1510 416 342 147 508 1380 128 871 1191 1278 1002 1513 978 539 1136 1268 42 1257 3 1408 943 1056 354 769 812 1456 214 404 167 137 793 461 1176 1398 303