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Dropped the iriver. Headphone socket & power socket not working

I dropped my iriver H340 & it now has two problems: 1. The headphone socket is very dodgy; It will only play through the right earphone unless I hold it in a certain way, which I obviously cannot do the whole time. 2. The unit will not recharge through the normal powering up socket, although I can charge it through USB. I'm not sure whether it is possible to repair (or worth doing), or whether I'm just going to have to buy a new MP3 player. Many thanks for your help. Richard.

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  • boozoo Dec 06, 2007

    The middle pin on my power input socket broke off. How hard is it to replace the socket? I can still charge with usb, but also need to be able to use a car charger.

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This unit needs a technician to probably open it and assess the damage, most likely it just has dry joints and they need soldering.

Posted on Feb 27, 2007

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