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Original poster
Mar 31, 2017
I have AirPods 2nd generation A2031 and the left earbud is not working. After I put the earbud in my ear, the silver end is down, I get nothing. No sound out of it. As I move the silver end upward towards the middle part of the ear, I hear sound out of the left earbud. However, as I move the silver end back down the sound will disappear.

The right earbud is fine. I am guessing there is something internally wrong with the left earbud. I am not sure it can be fixed other than replacing it.
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