iPod Classic (Thick) Replacement Battery

 
 
 
 

iPod Classic (Thick) Replacement Battery

$14.95

$14.95

Product Details

Features

Features

Compatible with 160 GB (thick) iPod Classics.

Fix Kit Contents:

  • New 850 mAh Replacement Battery
  • Plastic Opening Tools
  • Metal Spudger
  • Spudger

Additional Required Tools:

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 Classic
160 GB (Thick)
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

160GB Ipod was flashing apple logo over and over. When putting into Disk Mode it would work perfect, I could play music off of it and add music as well. This told me it was the battery so I ordered one here.

My Fix

The repair (Replacing the battery) was very easy and went smooth, The opening of the Ipod how . . .

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My Problem

Battery wasn't showing when it was chanrging, and wouldn't hold a charge.

My Fix

it took 3 hours. I hate opening these things. After I got it open it was all down hill thanks to your step by step gides. Sorry on pictures. Didn't think of that.

My Advice

After replacing the battery, sync with iTunes. The battery wasn't . . .

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My Problem

My iPod was getting no power from the battery.

My Fix

The Ifixit guide and repair equipment were very helpful and properly warned me of all hazards and difficulties.

My Advice

The most trouble I had was with two parts of the repair: 1) the initial insertion of the tools into the iPod needed help from a single sided . . .

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My Problem

Dead battery - iPod wouldn't even power on.

My Fix

Easier than I thought. The whole disassembly and reassembly took 10 minutes. As I went along the side of the case with the plastic openers, the iPod just popped open. No damage to the case, no scratches, or anything.

My Advice

The tools are definitely worth the price, . . .

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My Problem

Battery would not hold a charge over more than about 1 day

My Fix

Broke battery connector on main board. The connector is very fragile and even a little pressure caused the connector to fall off. Suspected cold solder joints because the solder pads were not broken. Resoldered onto main board and it worked . . .

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My Problem

Dead battery - only lasted about 30 minutes.

My Fix

Nearly perfect. I found the plastic tools virtually useless with my iPod Classic. Tried for about 10 minutes with them, various angles, various ways of holding the iPod or the tool, various amounts of strength applied. Nothing worked, but it did tear up th . . .

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