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Not sure if this is the right thread but anyways, the top part of my headphones 3.5 mm jack broke off and now in in my ipod touch. Any ideas on how to get it out?
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post #2 of 9
Get a spot of putty (or gum if you don't have any) and rub it for contact on both. Don't worry about the miniscule amount of water in the gum if you use gum (just don't go around slobbering a ton of water on the gum), in fact, you may want to let it dry just a bit so it gets stickier.
    
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Tweezers maybe? if you could upload a picture that would help too. yaya?
 
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post #4 of 9
Superglue on the end of a Qtip with the end broken off?
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post #5 of 9
Take apart, push back through the the jack. Very very very small drill bit, bore in, pull out. Super glue on a very tiny screw driver.
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post #6 of 9
Time to get an amp and LOD that ipod biggrin.gif

Seriously though, that could be an option if you can't fix the jack.
 
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post #7 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by ZainyAntics View Post

Superglue on the end of a Qtip with the end broken off?

^^^
A small dab of superglue on something sturdy. Pull it out, it's not like its melted in there!
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post #8 of 9
this happened to my 4th gen ipod, i just used tweezers.
    
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post #9 of 9
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Thank for all the help guys I think i'll start with the tweezers then superglue and i because i don't want to open my ipod I skip redsunx's idea
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