repair options - 4G clickwheel going bad

Discussion in 'iPod' started by ps56k, Sep 23, 2006.

  1. ps56k macrumors member

    ps56k

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    Have a 20G ipod that was acquired back in the spring of 2005.
    The clickwheel is starting to go bad or not respond
    in that you have to press off-center on the quad control icons
    or the middle button several times,
    - or trying to turn it off is a roll of the dice...
    The right side icon doesn't really depress or click, but the other 3 up/down/left icons all depress & click ok. Also the center button doesn't really depress either.

    What options are there for getting something like this fixed ?

    Apple's repair program is basically - send it in and buy a new one :) I guess a potential solution is the refurb units listed on the Apple Store - and then sell this one as semi-working.
     
  2. 2nyRiggz macrumors 603

    2nyRiggz

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    You can be brave and open it up and check out whats making the click wheel freak out...unless you have your warranty then just send it to apple.



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