Warning - Lightening cable stuck

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by louiek, Sep 24, 2012.

  1. louiek macrumors 6502

    Mar 7, 2006
    Knutters Knoll, Melbourne
    Just a word of warning. The recesses in the top of my new lightening to USB cable are far deeper than normal usb cables. I just had to pry mine out of my apple wired keyboard by shoving a piece of plastic into the port to disengage the teeth. No idea if it's widespread, but there's a couple of threads on the apple support forums about it. If it gets stuck, don't yank it!!!
  2. JS82712 macrumors 6502a


    Jul 1, 2009
    I noticed this on my iMac yesterday; almost destroyed my computer trying to get it out.
  3. imutter macrumors 6502


    Mar 12, 2011
    Somewhere between Baltimore and DC
    I had ordered extra cables so I can charge in the car as well
    I did get an extentsion USB cable today so son can charge in the back seat his phone. Just now I tried to switch it to the other car and it was nearly impossible to get it off . Good to know it is not jsut me
  4. jomirrivera macrumors 6502

    Mar 15, 2011
    I loled at this!
  5. Luxo macrumors newbie

    Sep 24, 2012
    I read this as "Warning-Lightning cable STRUCK" and I chuckled.

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