|Sep 22, 2007, 05:08 AM||#1|
UK ipod nano faulty, replacement?
My 10 month old Black 8gig nano has developed a fault where if you brush against the headphone jack it crackles and goes only on one stereo channel. I presume the socket is a bit faulty.
I was going to take it to my local apple store to get it fixed, although I imagine they would just replace it as it would cost more to fix. Is this true first of all?
If they do replace it would they replace it with a similar one or one of the new stubby nano's, which I would obviously prefer? I can afford to wait a couple of months as I can live with the fault if it meant getting a new gen one. Thanks
|Sep 22, 2007, 08:48 AM||#2|
Have you tested with a few pairs of headphones, or just one?
It could just be a problem with the headphones.
But if the iPod is faulty, they should replace or repair it for free since you are within the 1 year warranty. Not sure if they'll give you a new nano though.
MacBook | 2.2GHz | 4GB RAM | 500GB HDD | Mac OS X | Windows 7 | Ubuntu
SyncMaster 2343BW 2048x1152 | Magic Mouse | Bluetooth Keyboard
iPhone 4 | 32GB | black
|Sep 22, 2007, 01:45 PM||#3|
They will most likely give you a replacement of your current nano, so they have 1 less prev. gen nano to sell... lol
5th Generation 30g Video iPod - Black
Canon EOS 40D - Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 - 50mm f/1.4
FS: Canon DSLR Starter Kit!
|Sep 22, 2007, 02:07 PM||#4|
That's what I thought, so maybe if I delay my return by a couple of months they will have run out of 2nd gen nanos. Looks like a moot point now as I have just tried it again and I can't get it to fail so maybe it's fixed itself.
I will probably buy a new ipod anyway in a couple of weeks as I am flying so the vat free prices at Dixons look good. Just got to decide whether nano or touch, if they are available by then.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Ipod Nano Replacement Program||MPB11||iPod||4||Sep 19, 2013 12:45 AM|
|Need to find replacement glass for iPod Nano 6g||Orange Furball||iPod||1||Mar 10, 2013 07:14 PM|
|Faulty new iMac? What's the replacement proc.||oililymad||iMac||2||Feb 11, 2013 12:16 AM|
|Should I Accept A Second Faulty Replacement?||Taylor-C||MacBook Pro||26||Jul 18, 2012 03:47 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:30 AM.