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iPod Mini brought back to life!

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iPod Mini

iPod Mini Display Replacement

iPod Mini Display Replacement

30 minutes - 1 heure


Mon problème

Made the mistake to leave (and use) the iPod for years on a Bose player/speaker system - which means that in use or not the battery was continuously in a charging state. Recently I noticed the display having two dark spots about 1/4" dia. each. It was from the battery was now swollen out of shape.

Ma solution

I had a hard time to slowly push everything out of the case (because of the swollen battery) but with the help of the "ifixit" guide, a new display and battery, now I have a perfectly working iPod.

Mon conseil

Never leave the battery under continuous charge !

Trust the "ifixit" guides on "how to" - without them one would not be able to do it.

Image Heavy-Duty Spudger
Heavy-Duty Spudger


Image iPod mini Gen 1 Display
iPod mini Gen 1 Display


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