Dell All In One / Tablet Repair

We have never worked on this model of Dell machine before, but after running diagnostics we found that the SSD and the main battery were both faulty. We upgraded the SSD from 32GB to 1TB and replaced the battery and all was well again.

Another Bingo Machine

We have had a second bingo calling machine in for repair. Again this is not something we normally fix, but it is electronic so we will try our hand at it. It was not powering on at all, thankfully it was nothing serious and just a power supply issue.

MacBook Logic Board Repair

We often get Apple MacBooks in for repair with a variety of problems, the most common is liquid damage from spillages. We are able to clean logic boards and remove corrosion caused by spillages, sometimes the components or connectors on the board are too badly damaged or burnt out from the spillage. We have skills…

Expanding Battery? Get It Replaced ASAP!

Expanding batteries are bad news! It is caused by the chemicals within releasing gasses causing them to swell. This is particularly bad with modern electronics which use Lithium-Polymer technology. Remember secondary school chemistry? Remember group 1 metals … the ones that spontaneously combust on contact with water? Yep, Lithium is one of those. Expanding Li-Po…

ipad 4 screen repair

A successful screen repair on ipad 4 screen repair . . The customer was very happy with the result. Pop in to Rocket Repairs if you need a ipad 4 repair in Southampton.

Got The Apple Blues? We Got Ya’ Back!

An unhappy 27inch Retina iMac came in to use with complaints of slow to impossible boot up. This is usually caused by a failed storage device, be it an SSD or an HDD. In this case, this iMac was fitted with a “Fusion” drive; Apple jargon for both an SSD and an HDD. The hard…

Overheating Gaming Laptop

Here at Rocket Repairs we can tell summer is here. Over the last few weeks with the warmer weather we have been getting customers bringing in devices that are suffering in the heat. This gaming laptop came in reportedly randomly shutting off with no warning. We cleaned out the cooling system and applied new thermal…

Bingo Machine Repair

We sometimes get items in for repair that are not laptops or games consoles, today we got a Bingo calling machine in that was failing to generate numbers above 75. We had a little play with with the device and found it was a settings issue and not a problem with the circuit that generates…

iphone 7 screen replacement

This iPhone 7 had a broken screen and minor liquid damage. We were able to fix the iphone screen. Now we have a very happy customer with a useful phone. This repair was completed within an hour. All parts required were in stock. iPhone repair Southampton in just on hour.

MacBook not charging

This MacBook came in to us with intermittent charging issues, sometimes it would show the battery was fully charged when it wasn’t, other times not charging at all. Our diagnostic process discovered some faulty compnents. We replaced them and the macbook returned to full functionality. For professional Macbook repairs in Southampton come to Rocket Repairs.