I was told the repair would take about two hours; I was to return at precisely the time given, at which point I could skip the line and go straight to a pickup window. And that's exactly how it went down.
One longtime Apple store employee told Business Insider the battery replacement takes anywhere from 20 to 45 minutes. It may not sound like a lot of time, but for store employees, those replacements add up.
Apple estimates service time is 3 to 5 days, though it could be longer depending on the availability of batteries.
A car battery replacement usually takes 30 to 60 minutes. The good news is that most mechanics have new batteries on hand for common makes and models. So, if you drive a common model—and if you can find a same-day appointment—you should be in and out with a new battery in under an hour!
Usually, this process takes from 15 to 30 minutes to be complete. This time varies depending on the car model, ease of accessing the battery and getting it out from the car. It also depends on the experience of the person who is performing this task.
If all goes as planned, you walk into the store and have your phone's battery replaced right then and there. One longtime Apple store employee told Business Insider the battery replacement takes anywhere from 20 to 45 minutes. It may not sound like a lot of time, but for store employees, those replacements add up.
Your repair options Arrange a shipment to an Apple Repair Center and we'll replace your battery and deliver your iPhone back to you in 3-5 business days. Make an appointment at an Apple Store or one of our Apple authorized service locations.
We'll get you a quote and if you want to move ahead, we'll get working straight away. We can perform most iPhone 6s battery replacements in about an hour, so you don't have to be inconvenienced any longer than you already have.
If you can bring your phone into an Apple store, they can often repair your phone the same day and have it back to you in a few hours. If the repair job is more complicated, the store may need to send it off to an Apple Repair Center, which can take up to 3 to 5 days to complete the repair.
' it could take at least 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the complexity of your phone's build and the availability of the spare part. The good news is that you'll get same-day battery replacement service in most cases if the original spare part is in stock.
Replace your car's badly corroded battery cable terminals with new ones in about an hour. New terminals cost less than $20.
Estimated time: 30 minutes The MacBook going under the knife for this article was a mid-2012 13-inch A1278 MacBook Pro that has nearly 2,000 recharge cycles on the battery, which is well over the rated 1,000 which Apple considers as its limit. For the job I got a complete battery replacement "Fix Kit" from iFixit.
The majority of MacBook battery replacements are going to cost $199 if you go through Apple. A few will only cost you $129, though. That might sound like a lot to some people, and for some it is. But it's a pretty minor repair, it only takes a day or two to complete most of the time.