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Keys coming loose on keyboard

2 days ago my 1 week old mba had a key come right off. it was easy to put back in place following a guide i found on the net however another key fell off yesterday and this time one of the clips on the back is broken. anybody else had this problem? apple agent here is going to replace the keyboard. hope its not a design flaw to all mba keyboards.

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  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    me too, the A key s very very loose.

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I'm afraid that with them trying to make it as thin as possible that you may start seeing this problem all around. Not only is it a wireless computer but they should also state, "Be gentle". Haha

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