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My keyboard got wet!! both keyboard & trackpad won't work

Hello there!! I have a macbook grey, 13" the new one's, unibody enclosere!! ok.. here's the thing my keyboard got wet, I took out the battery, put it apart all night long, but now keys won't work.. track pad is going crazy!! programs won't open.. what should I do??

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You may haveto get your keyboard replaced, an issue that would be addressed by theApple Genius barMy keyboard got wet!! both keyboard & trackpad - 2_bing.gif. If you are out of warranty there are Mac Repair Guides that show you how to replace the entire keyboard. Or you can go many third party Mac2_bing.gif Repair places. iSlate Repair.

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I'm not a Mac IT guy but I think you screwed up more than your track pad and keyboard, I think you screwed up some connectors or even worse, your motherboard or hard drive. I am really sorry to hear you even messed up your mac. I hope things work out and fixes itself. I do recommend that you call the Apple support line and see if you can send it in for repairs or for a replacement.

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