This is an official take-apart manual for the 3rd Gen iPod Touch with model number A1318.

C Hermano

1 week ago
No doubt the tech taking apart the iPod Touch could do with a rusty snow shovel. I tried it using a putty knife like he did and destroyed the touch screen logic board connector. Wrong tool unless you've done it many times. Very poorly done.

Powerbook Medic

5 months ago
@emily - what happens when you connect it to iTunes and try to restore it to factory defaults? If it fails or is not detected by your computer, it is most likely a damaged logic board.


5 months ago
my iPod touch with model number a1318 was submerged in water several years back. It can still turn on and screen touch sensitivity still works, it just says iPod disabled and to connect to iTunes. Can it be fixed several years later?

Fausto Pruiett

6 months ago
Very interesting info!Perfect just what I was looking for!


1 year ago
My Ipod A1318 doesnt turn spear off when I put headset jack in. I mean bouth are playing music so every one can listen to the music from the Ipod even I m wearing the head set. Any advises plz?


1 year ago
my ipot after reseting dont ent to ply or to conect using itunes

Powerbook Medic

1 year ago
@Nick - it shouldn't be too hard. I haven't known batteries to move on their own or bite. So just get a cage and throw it in there.


1 year ago
How do I cage a battery
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