4 inch display / Available in a variety of colors / Released in 3 different models / 16, 32, or 64 GB capacity

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Why wont it charge unless I hold the cable

I have to hold my cable at the end connected to my ipod and push it so it will charge but that is a pain is there any other way to charge i have an appointment at the genius bar but i would still like to know

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Try cleaning the charge port out with a tooth brush and 99% alcohol. 9 times of out of 10 there is dirt or lint causing issues and much cheaper than a charge port replacement, always try the easy way first ;) If it still continues then you will need to seek a charge port replacement. Note that the charge port replacement on this model is not a easy repair it requires soldering and patience to not break the lcd coming out.

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Its your charging port. I had the same prob and i opened it up and replaced it.

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