iPod Touch (5th Gen) Replacement Battery

 
 
 
 
 

iPod Touch (5th Gen) Replacement Battery

$14.95

$14.95

Product Details

Features

Features

There is no guide at this time for replacing the iPod Touch Gen 5 Battery. Replacing the battery is a very difficult repair requiring a temperature controlled soldering iron and a great degree of care. Previous experience with soldering logic board components is recommended.

Fix Kit Contents:

  • New 3.7V 3.8Whr Replacement Battery
  • Small Phillips #00 Screwdriver - used for internal screws
  • Plastic Opening Tool - safely disconnect cables and pry out the battery
  • Suction Cup - to remove the display

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 Touch 5th Generation
16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

My sons battery couldn't hold a load, battery would drain in 20 min , and once plugged it would show nearly a full charge.

My Fix

Went great. The hardest part was the glue holding down the old battery was fairly strong making it hard to pry out. Also the soldering in of the new one was a little trickier t . . .

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My Problem

The battery in my sons iPod would no longer hold a charge

My Fix

I purchased the $15 kit which I feel was unnecessary because I couldn't get the iPod touch open with it because the tool was too thick to pry the iPod open. I think that took is a complete waste and I was able to open it very carefully with a . . .

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My Problem

Battery dead

My Fix

Took about an hour.

My Advice

Take a razor blade to go between case and bezel at long edge. Lift enough to insert a plastic tool. Carefully slide plastic tool towards lower edge (on button), very slowly. This, in my case, slowly lifted the double sided tape that held my iPod Touch 5 together. Put a . . .

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