The last couple of years the web sometimes there are reports from owners of iMac computers that complain about the failed tilt mechanism. The idea is that it simply ceases to work, holding the display in the desired position, resulting in lower device is tilted state.
Edition MacRumors has received access to service documents that came to Apple authorized service centers. Documents Apple recognizes that some the iMac, released in the period from December 2012 to July 2014, affected by this problem. Most marriage seen in computers, issued at the end of 2012 to the end of 2013.
The study revealed the cause of the problem users, which is to use two plastic washers in the mechanism of the tilt. One of them at some time and can not withstand the load breaks. Below you will find a couple of examples of how the owners of iMac out of the situation, not repairing the device.
Replace this element is often dispensed in the amount of $ 100, Apple return the money to users who do pay to fix the problem. The company also extended the warranty on the iMac, released in the aforementioned period of 5 years from the date of purchase.