The wi-fi only version of Apple's iPad Air, model number A1474. Available in Space Gray or Silver, it packs the custom A7 processor and ships in 16, 32, 64, and 128 GB configurations.

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charging port damaged - is it possible to repair?

My husband tried to charge my ipad Air with his Kindle charger, in the process damaging the charging port. Apple have told me I will need to pay almost as much as for a new one for a replacement iPad and they will then repair mine and sell it as reconditioned.

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One of the volunteer contributors here might be able to do the repair for you. You can contact her here: http://www.mendonipadrehab.com

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Yes they can be replaced but these are soldered on so you have to find someone with soldering exp. don't try it if you've never soldered

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You don't have an email address on your profile.

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I added my email address on the description. My website is there too.

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Yes you do have contact info and web site in your profile. You also suggest reflowing chips with a hair dryer. I would suggest someone commit Harakiri with a spoon prior to trusting you with heat near an electronic item. But, I only have your words presented on this forum to determine the nature of your work and what kind of professional attributes you have. Obviously you are here to promote your business, you use your businesses web address for your user name. Your answers here are judged by your peers.

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Yes I suggested using a hair dryer for a reflow. Theres no major chips around the Macbook air's gpu that would be compromised. Why? because this is a DIY website. Most people would not buy proper equipment for ONE repair. People here look for ways to fix it themselves. I on the other hand do have proper equipment with controlled temperature output. I do repairs for living with over 8 years of experience working solely with apple products. I've done iphone 5s blue screen of death repairs. Thats one of the hardest repairs that can be done. I suggest you keep your opinions to yourself. In regards to the response for the reflow it was just a suggestion so that the person can retrieve their data which if you had read, that was the question.

Now in regards to this question, did I offer my services to her? NO

I'm not here to promote my website nor services. I'm just here to help people whenever needed. I simply told her not to try the repair. Its not a DIY. You need soldering experience for this one.

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You are not here to promote your business or your web site? Why did you chose the user name you did and put your contact info in your profile then? Are you saying that you never thought you might not get work, customers or search engine benefits from your time and efforts on this site? LMAO how dumb do you think people are? Insofar as people on this site keeping their opinion to themselves, if they did you would never get an answer voted up or an accepted answer. There is nothing wrong with promoting yourself here, I actually think it is a good idea. Just remember publicity is a double edged sword. By your own admission using a hair dryer to reflow isn't the right way to go. It is best to steer people away from doing things than showing them how to half azz it. Suggest the proper equipment, tell them how to use it properly. Protect your name and your reputation. Am I arrogant & mean, yes. Am I giving you good advice, you tell me.

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Can u fix an I pod charger port

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Can u fix an I pad charger port and how much to fix

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First, Kindle charging port have different pin configuration and it wont be 100% compatible. Second, if you want to replace ipad air charging port, you must to have a hot press equipmwnt to do the right job.

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I have a ipad pro 12.9...and the charging port is hardly working and i asked apple bout it and they said buy a new ....as matter of fact....what a way to do business....so ive been looking for someone that can do the repair and not thru apple

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