Model No. A1367 / 8, 16, 32, or 64 GB capacity

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I have replaced the battery but it won't charge?

This particular iPod is my nephews. From what I have been told it was powered off and placed on a dock charger over night. He returned the next evening and it wouldn't turn on. So his mother plugged it to a wall charger and still nothing. Won't charge or power up. I replaced the battery because they tell me it wouldn't hold a charge for very long before. Now I got it to power up, but it won't charge and powers off in less than 1 minute. Only did this a couple times and am sure it is the new battery needing a good charge to fully operate. The dock connector appears clean and in good condition from what I can see of it. Just wondered if it could be a bad dock connector. And if so has anyone ever replaced one of these. It looks like it will be incredibly difficult with 30 pins!!! And they are tiny. Thanx

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Justin Bouchard, there are a few more options for not charging, i.e charging coil and the power management IC. Personally, I'd check the dock connector with a multimeter first. Take a look at the pinout here and use a multimeter to check. If you do need to replace the dock connector, check this video. You will most certainly need a steady hand and good eyes. :-) Hope this helps, good luck.

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