How do you fix a water damaged iPod nano?

How do you fix a water damaged iPod nano?

Wipe the parts with cotton or a cloth and rubbing alcohol. Then place them in a sealed plastic bag with uncooked rice or silica gels. Either of these items will absorb the moisture in the iPod. The good news is that all iPod models are expertly designed and well-built to withstand possible damages.

Can you fix an iPod that got wet?

Put it in rice. Get a ziplock bag big enough to hold the wet iPhone or iPod and some rice. Re-insert the SIM card, put the device in the bag, and fill most of the bag with uncooked rice. Leave it in the bag for a couple of days. The rice should draw the moisture out of the device.

How long do you leave a wet iPod in rice?

Turn it off and leave it off.

  1. Do NOT attempt to power it on, this will likely permanently damage the device.
  2. Place the device in a bag with uncooked rice or silica gel packs and leave it there for at least 48 hrs, 72 hrs.
  3. After it has been removed from the bag, attempt to power the device on.

How can you tell if your iPod has water damage?

iPhone and most iPod devices are equipped with Liquid Contact Indicators (LCIs) that you can see from the outside. An LCI will activate when it contacts water or a liquid containing water. The indicator’s color is normally white or silver, but when it contacts water or a liquid containing water, it will turn fully red.

How do you get water out of an iPod?

If you got your iPod wet, don’t panic. The situation can often be salvaged. Quickly remove it from water, make sure it’s powered off, and place it in a dry, absorbent place for a few days (like a bag of rice).

How do I dry out my iPod nano?

Fill a bowl with dry, uncooked rice. You can also use a plastic food storage container, but do not seal it, as this will trap moisture from evaporating. Place your iPod Touch in the bowl or container and completely cover it with rice. Rice is a natural desiccant, which means that it absorbs any nearby moisture.

What happens if my iPod gets wet?

DO NOT put it in direct sunlight. Put it in a warm, dry place, like a cupboard, and let it dry for 5 to 7 days. After this time put it on a charger, let it charge for at least 30 minutes, and Reset it while it is still connected to power. It may take several tries before it revives, then fully charge it.

How to fix water damage on iPod Nano?

Let dry in a warm place – Water damage on iPod Nano, or any iPod model for that matter, can be better remedied if drying process was thorough and fast. Lay the iPod on top of a TV, refrigerator, or another warm, safe spot.

What to do if your iPod Touch gets wet?

Although there is little chance of water getting into the device itself, if the iPod was completely submerged in water, the problem may not be solved by the tips above. You may have to take it to an Apple Store or a water damage restoration specialist.

Does Apple’s warranty cover water damage to an iPod Touch?

Apple’s Limited Warranty for iPod (Nano, Shuffle, Classic, or iPod Touch) does not include coverage for liquid damages. Do not attempt to take the iPod to an Apple Store and make a claim that it has not come in contact with water. Chances are Apple technicians will be able to tell whether or not the damage was caused by water.

Can you repair an iPod touch screen?

Screen repair. If your iPod screen is broken, we might be able to service it for an out-of-warranty fee. Accidental damage isn’t covered by Apple Warranty. The cost to repair an accidentally damaged screen depends on your iPod model, any additional damage, and if you have AppleCare+ coverage.