MacBook won't charge or run without batteryLast week, I managed to spill a (sugary) drink into the hinge on the back of my Macbook. It shut off immediately, and I remov...
Responder a: MacBook won't charge or run without batteryLynn -- The Magsafe board was fried. Luckily, the irreversible damage stopped there and didn't continue onto the Logic Board. I ordered a new one and replaced the fried one. I would recommend you doing the same - as the magsafe is very cheap compared to the logic board. But obviously, go ahead with the alcohol bath first to see if that does the trick. The most important advice I can give you is to be patient. Give everything a couple days to fully dry out before trying to boot anything up again. Hope everything works out for you!