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Dissecting iPod after slamming it in a car door

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By Dennis Lloyd

Publisher, iLounge
Published: Wednesday, June 4, 2003
News Categories: iPod

Tom Robinson at Macteens.com has posted a photo tutorial on how to dissect your old iPod after having accidently slammed a car door on his iPod 5GB. He decided to take it apart and auction the parts on eBay, after which he received about $230 not including the damaged hard drive.

“My iPod was dead; there was no doubt about it. The warranty had already expired so I decided to dissect it. I had previously taken the back cover off in order to sand the metallic casing for a brushed metal look, but I had never taken anything apart.”

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Comments

1

Macteens.com seems to be down again.

Posted by Billy on June 5, 2003 at 10:46 AM (PDT)

2

working on it. bear with us.

Posted by Andrew Wilkinson on June 5, 2003 at 11:07 AM (PDT)

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