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Liquid Damage

Water damage is like a cancer to a computer. Whether you spill water, tea, coffee, wine, alcohol, syrup, drinks on anywhere on your computer, it will slowly eat up your computer parts until it completely shuts down. 

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4 Quick Steps to Liquid-Damaged Computer

Are you focusing on an assignment or work and suddenly you spill your drink on the laptop?

Do you have an exam tomorrow and all of a sudden your computer stops working?

Are you due on a big project and computer has a black screen?

Do you feel that your keyboard gets sticky and slow to respond?

Anything can happen any time after liquid spilled on your computer. If you are doing the right things, you can save your computer and your money!

Turn Off Power

Remove External Devices

Wipe Out Liquid

Visit Repair Shop

Learn more: 8 out of 10 people make mistakes when it comes to liquid damage! Are you doing the right thing?

Frequently Ask Questions

Q: Can I still use my computer after liquid spilled?

No, we do not recommend you to use it because it's unsafe and risky even if you see no difference after the spill. Your computer may turn on now, but it will fail sooner or later. We recommend to turn off your computer and get it checked out as soon as possible. 

 

Q: How long does it take to repair a water-damaged computer?

 

It depends on the level of repair. If the liquid hasn't gone to the board, it would take 1-3 hours to clean and test the computer. If it requires a more advanced repair like motherboard repair, keyboard repair, the estimated time for repair would be 1-3 days. 

*The exact repair time will be given by our technicians once we check the condition of the computer. Repair time may vary by brands and models. 

Q: Does it help if I put my liquid-damaged laptop in rice?

 

Not really, liquid cannot be removed by putting your laptop in rice, even if you leave it in for days. It is not helpful and rice can easily get into the board and damage even more.

Q: How much does it cost to fix a liquid damaged computer?

We will provide the exact quote after we check out your computer. The repair price may vary depending on the level of repair. Mostly the repair price is approximate $150 - $450. The longer liquid stays in your computer, the more costly the repair can get. 

*The exact repair cost will be given by our technicians once we check the condition of the computer. Repair time may vary by brands and models.