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0,1425,I=108956,00 There are few products more popular than the iPod—except when it comes to battery life. The batteries in early iPods fail after a time (300 to 500 charge/discharge cycles or about two to three years) and just won’t hold a charge. Even worse, there’s no easy way to change the batteries. Here’s how to replace it from Joe Grand! Link.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.


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  1. DavidM123 says:

    This a great article on replacing the iPod battery. I just had my Generation 4 iPod battery replaced by myBoomBox in the UK. Looking at the instructions it seemed really fiddly, so I sent my iPod off to have the battery installed professionally.

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