Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill Independent Repair on New MacBook Pros

Failure to run Apple’s proprietary diagnostic software after a repair “will result in an inoperative system and an incomplete repair.”

Source: Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill Independent Repair on New MacBook Pros

Apple’s new diagnostic software can ruin an independent repair on a Macbook if the Apple Diagnostic software is not run to lock it in.

 

This means third parties are locked out of Apple repairs and will only get an incomplete repair.