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Ipod nano wont turn on

My nano was new, never been dropped, not a scratch on it, and working wonderfully. Then I left it in a car on a hot day and killed it, apparently. It won't turn on at all, whether it's plugged into the computer or not, or locked or unlocked... It's entirely unresponsive. What do you suppose happened? Is it all dead or only mostly dead?

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Re: ipod nano wont turn on

You may try to reset your iPod by

  1. Toggle the Hold switch on and off. (Slide it to Hold, then turn it off again.)
  2. Press and hold the Menu and Center (Select) buttons simultaneously until the Apple logo appears, about 6 to 8 seconds. You may need to repeat this step.

Posted on Dec 11, 2007

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Look up how to disassemble your nano on YouTube, take it apart, pry the top contact plate off the contact zone in the button assembly-where you will see miss coloration- scratch off the oxidation, assemble, enjoy ^_^

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Hey funnydrake,

Unfortunately, if the iPod doesn't turn on after being left in an "extreme temperature" environment, you may need to seek assistance through a factory-authorized repair facility.

When electronic devices are left exposed in vehicles on hot days, the excess heat can not only cause electrical shorts but may also damage sensitive components like the LCD screen. Many electrical shorts can be resolved by replacing internal cables or resoldering connections, but larger defects (such as damage to LCD screens) can often prove cost-prohibitive to repair.

If you're unsure what to do next, I would strongly suggest contacting Apple's toll-free hotline (800-275-2273) for more information. Most manufacturers are able to give consumers a good idea of what is covered by their factory warranty, and provide repair estimates if necessary.

Hope this helps you out.

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