iPod 3G Replacement Battery

 
 
 
 

iPod 3G Replacement Battery

$13.95

$13.95

Product Details

Features

Features

Dead batteries are always unexpected and greeted with a sour face, but unlike a good sneeze, don't result in happiness and wet hands. Say good riddance and reinstall joy today with our iPod 3G replacement battery.

This replacement battery has 30% higher capacity than the original battery.

Fix Kit Contents:

  • New 850 mAh Replacement Battery
  • 2 Plastic Opening Tools
  • T6 Torx Screwdriver
  • Spudger

Note: New lithium ion battery shipping regulations limit the quantity and/or shipping methods for orders containing batteries. Domestic orders of three or more batteries will be shipped via UPS Ground. International shipments are limited to two batteries per order. iFixit Customer Support will contact you if your order needs to be modified after it is placed.

 

Compatibility

iPod 3rd Generation
10 GB
15 GB
20 GB
30 GB
40 GB
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

my ipod would not charge, turn on, or hold a charge. Whenever it was plugged in, the iPod would display the apple logo then flash off. The battery was bad.

My Fix

I recieved the battery replacement kit one day early, and got right to work. Popping apart the iPod was the hardest part of the whole repair, wit . . .

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My Problem

In this disposable world in which we live I did not wish to see these two fantastic devices just discarded. In fact, this is the second time for each that I have replaced the battery. As my adult children now use their iPhones for their music, these may be passed on to some younger nieces and nephew . . .

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My Problem

Battery Replacement in 3rd Generation iPod

My Fix

Replaced the battery with no issue and the tools worked great. The batter wires were a little longer so they wouldn't thread around the logic board. I encountered two additional issues after replacing the battery. 1. The pins for the headphone jack pulled ou . . .

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My Problem

batteries wouldn't hold a charge

My Fix

The tools in the kit provided to open the case should be made a little more durable. After several attempts to open the case, and wearing out the plastic tools edge which rendered it unusable. I resorted to using a jewelers screwdriver to get it open and scratched th . . .

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My Problem

Old battery wouldn't hold a charge.

My Fix

The part order process and how-to provided is great. Getting the device open wasn't as easy as it looks in the video. I ended up using other tools. Ultimately the new battery worked but it wouldn't charge. The iPod is dead again. So, either it's an aging replacemen . . .

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My Problem

iPod battery was flat a dime, only enough to tell it's dead.

My Fix

It went okay although it revealed new problems, even after getting a power supply to keep in charge the thing would show a folder with a [!] telling of a hardrive failure and then it restarted itself. And it did this when the drive was disc . . .

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