iPod fell to the floor... now I need to now what do I need to replace....

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by danoc93, Feb 19, 2012.

  1. danoc93 macrumors newbie

    Feb 19, 2012
    My iPod touch 4g fell to the floor...

    There is an attachment showing how it looks...

    It works just fine... but I need to replace that part and I am not sure about its name...

    No color leaks...
    Touch response works perfectly

    Only cracked external glass, LCD is fine...

    Is it the digitizeR?
    Is it only a glass cover???

    I don't know... please tell me so I can find it on amazon...

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  2. Delighted macrumors 6502


    Feb 25, 2012
    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPod; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_2_1 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/533.17.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.0.2 Mobile/8C148 Safari/6533.18.5)

    ouch, hope you find a cheap fix
  3. jonkersuk macrumors newbie

    Feb 22, 2012
    Plymouth, Exeter, Torquay
    Hi, Do a search on eBay for the following:-
    ipod 4th digitizer lcd
    You need the digitiser and lcd that are fused together, the above search should find it for it.
    Be careful doing this repair though and I would suggest not taking off the headphone socket as suggested in some guides as the clip can come away from the main board.
    Also don't forget to order some new adhesive for sticking the new screen back on. Another search on ebay should find it for you:-
    ipod 4th 3m
    Hope this helps, and good luck.
  4. coolguy879 macrumors member

    Aug 17, 2012
    One of my friends broke his iPod touch 4G recently and now it looks just like the photo. Have you jailbroken? Because if you haven't then you can get it repaired for free.
  5. Aspasia macrumors 65816

    Jun 9, 2011
    Halfway between the Equator and North Pole
    Don't know your location, but I had a 4G Touch repaired in Chicago for $70.

    It had been dropped, the glass shattered and the repair job was excellent.
  6. AdrianK macrumors 68020

    Feb 19, 2011
    If you have accidental damage cover or a genius is feeling very generous. Stating it as a fact without clarification is pretty misleading.

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