Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPhone

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Feb 10, 2013, 09:01 PM   #1
dave8209
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Providence, RI
Speaker Grill teared on iPhone 4S

my friends iPhone 4S speaker grill was teared bad and in addition to that there are pins on the 30 pin connector that are sticking up. It happened by being yanked off an home while charging. Could apple replace it under warranty

Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_3072.jpg
Views:	69
Size:	1.29 MB
ID:	396047
__________________
MacBook Pro 13 inch (early 2011)
iPhone 5 64 GB Black and Slate
iPad (3rd Generation) Wi-Fi 64 GB Black
iPad mini Wi-Fi 32 GB Black and Slate
dave8209 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Feb 10, 2013, 09:03 PM   #2
dave8209
Thread Starter
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Providence, RI
zoomed up

Click image for larger version

Name:	Screen Shot 2013-02-10 at 10.02.44 PM.png
Views:	24
Size:	382.7 KB
ID:	396049
__________________
MacBook Pro 13 inch (early 2011)
iPhone 5 64 GB Black and Slate
iPad (3rd Generation) Wi-Fi 64 GB Black
iPad mini Wi-Fi 32 GB Black and Slate
dave8209 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Feb 10, 2013, 09:04 PM   #3
aziatiklover
macrumors 68020
 
aziatiklover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4
Thanx for sharing!
__________________
ppleholic
aziatiklover is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Feb 10, 2013, 09:07 PM   #4
LapsangSouchong
macrumors 65816
 
LapsangSouchong's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: the burrows
Teared... meaning it tore?
I doubt "warranty" would cover it. applecare+ which covers ACCIDENTS probably would.
__________________
I wish my lawn was emo so it would cut itself.
Air, Imac, Black/Slate iPhone 5 (GSM)
LapsangSouchong is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2013, 10:35 AM   #5
FuNGi
macrumors 6502a
 
FuNGi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Sweden & California
Bigger problems will arise from the damage to the 30 pin connector. I ordered one for my iP4 from ifixit.com, took a deep breath, and replaced the part myself. It was not a simple procedure. I would recommend having someone experienced replace both parts at the same time.
__________________
4", 13", 15", 24"
FuNGi is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2013, 12:16 PM   #6
Interstella5555
macrumors 603
 
Interstella5555's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by dave8209 View Post
my friends iPhone 4S speaker grill was teared bad and in addition to that there are pins on the 30 pin connector that are sticking up. It happened by being yanked off an home while charging. Could apple replace it under warranty

Attachment 396047
Not sure why a warranty would coverage accidental damage like that.
Interstella5555 is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPhone

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:35 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC