A limited number of 15-inch PowerBook G4 computers exhibit a display issue which may cause faint white spots to appear on the screen over time. The 15-inch PowerBook G4 Repair Extension Program which began on September 24, 2004. is a worldwide program covering replacement of LCDs that exhibit these white spots.
The main 15″ PowerBooks affected by this issue include:
- PowerBook G4 15-inch Aluminum (1GHz G4 or 1.25GHz G4)
- PowerBook G4 Titanium (867MHz G4 or 1GHz G4)
The program covers affected PowerBooks for two years and six months after the first retail sale of the unit. Apple will continue to evaluate the repair data and will provide further repair extensions as needed.
The repairs outlined in this program, including shipping charges, will be covered by Apple. If you paid for an eligible repair, Apple will reimburse you for the cost of the repair. To be reimbursed, please call the Apple contact center in your country.
For full details regarding this repair extension program, please go to the 15-inch PowerBook G4 Display Repair Extension Program Frequently Asked Questions page.