headphone jack is funky, but works if you press on it.

I have a 2nd gen ipod touch that has a headphone jack which is acting up. If I push on it, either with or without the screen on, it will sound normal. Same with if I pull up on the end of the plug. The screws are not loose and I have tightened them as much as I can, but to no effect. The solder looks fine and I don't see anything obviously wrong with the cable. Is there any way to fix this problem without putting in a new jack?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment
Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

Heather B, sounds like the inside of the audio jack does not longer make proper contact. I would suggest that you replace it.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1

Comments:

Thanks, I was afraid that that was the solution lol

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Heather B will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 1

All Time: 369