Can't wait to get a completely scratchless version. In short, I think they have a shed load being returned and have a bit of a backlog. Using this service, you simply have to ship domestically with the post office and eBay handles the extra shipping charges and liability to the final destination. Even though the new Nano costs less than the 1st Gen Nano did, it has more memory and this makes it a better deal. It's not clear what incident sparked the current recal. Why couldn't they see that I have a recalled iPod and ship on the crappy 6 gen Nano the next day.
If you happen to still own a first generation iPod Nano and have experienced overheating problems in the past, we have some very good news for you. Why do they ask for serial numbers then? I sent mine in 3 days after the announcement of the recall, so pretty early. It least I had 30 iPods because I want. Contact Alan Ng: alan product-reviews. So I called apple to verify the serial number and sure enough it's a 6th gen nano.
One aspect of this recall though that a lot of consumers are asking about is whether or not Apple will be sending you a brand new 6th gen iPod Nano as a replacement. Â Apple should send e-mails to the consumers that have the serial numbers for recall and have theÂ consumer take it to Apple store for the exchange nano for nanoÂ not the 6-8 weeks for repair andÂ mailing. Apple received my old Nano on Dec. That means it could be fully functional or it could have been run over by a car and not be working. The serial number is on the back of the iPod near the bottom.
A few consumers notified Apple years later; this resulted in a recall. Check out or ask in our dedicated sister sub! I should have went with black instead of white. I think those with the quick turnaround were the ones that got in really quickly after the recall notice, now the queue is longer My replacement has been shipped I happened to be online when the original Apple recall email was sent. Latter runs of the 1st Gen Nano did no have this issue and you apparently have 3 from that run how do you happen to have 3 of them. One might imagine that a Nano that has stood the test of time since 2005-2006 when the first generation of the slim devices was on sale would be safe - but Apple thinks not. Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic forum and Apple can therefore provide no guarantee as to the efficacy of any proposed solutions on the community forums. The proper place for advice is.
After sending in your iPod Nano, you will receive an upgraded iPod Nano 6th generation — for free. So if you gave or received a Nano during the 2005 holiday season, better find it before it burns your house down. Â The response is that they send me a replacement ipod. . Twitter: Facebook Tech page: Instragram: Welcome to JrTech - If you like technology, then you're in the right place. The Nanos recalled were manufactured between September 2005 and December 2006. Is there anything you can add to the information you have already shared to figure this out? You can always refuse their offer, have a six your old iPod with horrible battery life, and a slight risk of overheating.
I imagine it will run a couple more. Once you click on the link below and find out you are eligible, apple will ship you a package to place your ipod in. If I enter the wrong number, it tells me it is not valid. My question is: Will they send me a new nano even though I replaced the battery myself? Share In a statement, the company said that,'Apple has determined that, in very rare cases, the battery in the iPod nano 1st generation may overheat and pose a safety risk. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. The battery has finally begun to not hold a charge long enough to be useful, so I decided to do the recall.
It will be very interesting to see just what people do receive, it could even differ by country? Your repair shop can make some extra cash thanks to the Apple Nano recall for the iPod Nano 1 st Generation and receive a brand new iPod Nano 6 th Gen for free! I scour the internet for the coolest and newest gadgets available. The iPod nano 1st gen came out in September 2005 and was sold through December 2006. The manufacturing defect is limited to iPod nano models sold between September 2005 and December 2006. If you meet all the criteria, you can get started on the by giving Apple your serial number first. I'm satasfied with that replacement, thanks Apple! You can change your shipping address if you like, as Apple will require a signature upon delivery of your replacement iPod. Turns out it has a rare overheating problem, by which these warnings usually mean explosion problem.
I would really appreciate it, if you took a look at some of my videos on my channel! I have one more stuck away somewhere, and when I dig that one out I will probably check that one too. I shipped it last night and got an email from Apple today, that my device has been received. Simple because the 2nd and 3rd generation iPod Nanos look nearly identical to the 1st Gen and they want to make sure the correct device is being sent in for replacement. We are talking about apple they wouldnt even give us a 2nd gen they maybe one of the richest companies in the world but they are defonatly the stingeyest everyone knows the new iPod nano came out so they have quite abit of stock of the one just before that but they would rather sell them then trade for our shitty ones! My question is, if I send them the iPod Nano as per the replacement program, will they send me back a 6th generation or a 7th generation iPod nano? This subreddit is not endorsed or sponsored by Apple Inc. Apple says that a replacement unit will be sent out about six weeks after you send in your old nano.