There is a computer mall near golden in ssp were I saw lots of notebook parts, incl. LCDs. Went there coz my old Samsung notebook had a missing W key - no problem to find it there.
I think it was in Capital Bldg on Un Chau St.
Apple care protection plan is HKD 1968..Only an extended warranty....but i dont think its useful when it comes to damage inflicted by handling..
Correct, I was thinking of AppleCare+ which apparently is only for iPhones. They charge US$50 for user induced damage. Be nice to see that extended to laptops though.
Or... you can buy the complete upper assembly from RMB 1200 depending on the model.
Complete upper assembly:
Before buying, you need to open the lcd assembly to look at the lcd model...
3 companies makes modules for mb air..
lg philips lgxxxxxx series, AU Optoelectronics bxxxxxx series and ChiMeiOptoelectronics...
After you have confirmed you model, goto taobao, buy it and fix it...
Of course HowardCoombs didn't say which model he has so it could be more expensive like the 13" newer model.
mhm, it's just the glass and not the complete module incl. ccfl backlight. Possible, I rather pay a bit more though and buy in Hong Kong. So I had a look at ebay.com .... and filtered for items located in Hong Kong:
Sadly I presume that most are China sellers with a dishonest item location.