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Wet itouch My itouch was dropped in my drink, is it possible to be fixed? Right now, it's not charging at all. It's showing red battery on screen. Previously, it charged and went to the home page but went off again. Thank you.

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  • kevenx Feb 18, 2009

    my itouch got washed in the washing machine, i let it dry out for one week and now everything works exept the actual toucing part but the home and volume and power buttons work. Are there any parts i can buy to fix it?


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Sometime electroncis can be salvaged if they are not turned on again until after they are dry.

The electrolytes...(sugars, salts) can cause the electric current flowing through the device to arc accross connections causing a short. It may be too late to save your iTouch, but for the future if you can dry out the device before trying to turn it on again with a blow dryer or napkins or whatever you have handy it may save it.

Try drying it out and then turning it back may or may not work as the damage may have been done already.

I hope this helps you in the future. Good Luck!

Posted on Feb 12, 2009

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