Originally Posted By: "zenstate "

Apple has a bit of a history with hinge issues on their laptops.  The worst ever was the Powerbook 500 series.  I had a 540c in the late 90's and I had major hinge issues.

How hard can it be to make a good hinge?  Shame on Apple!

I would have said the TiBook hinges were the worst. Probably the flimsiest hinges in history.