Internal charging port not working
Repair went as shown in guide- I have replaced this part on four units some go the multiple times
If your kindle is for a child keep some of these around it fails fairly often
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The kids ruined the charger port on their kindle by unplugging it and plugging it too often
No problems. Easy fix and now it charges
Don't be scared by electronics. Embrace the ideology that you too can fix it. I was fortunate to raised by my father who was a jack of all trades and one thing I can tel . . .
An 8 year old boy can only be expected to be so careful with the micro-USB charging port on his Kindle Fire HD (2013). Actually, I'm surprised it lasted as long as it did (he was 6 when he got it!). After a month-long cross-country road-trip, his Kindle would no longer hold a charge.
I used your te . . .
My son's 7" Kindle fire HD would not charge anymore. I am guessing because of all the time he spent playing while it was plugged in put pressure on the port.
I popped open the case with an eyeglass screwdriver. Then popped the connector laying over top of the charging port ribbon cable. I unscrew . . .