Does Apple replace broken cable?
Apple won’t replace a damaged charging cable. But before going out to an Apple Store to buy, yet, another charging cable from Apple, look for better quality charging cables at local electronics stores that carry Apple products OR look online from Amazon for thicker, better quality cables.
What happens if your Apple charger breaks?
If the charger is the one supplied with the phone and the phone is still under warranty, take it in to any Apple store and ask. If the damage is a manufacturing fault it should be replaced free. If it is due to mis-use you would be charged.
Do Apple cables have lifetime warranty?
Apple cables (including the Lightning to USB cable included with iPhone) are covered under Apple’s One Year Limited Warranty against defects in materials and workmanship, but not against accidental damage or damage caused by misuse or using the cable outside Apple’s guidelines.
Can Apple charging cords be repaired?
Apple charging cables, such as the Lightning to USB Cable, are easily prone to fraying. Repairing a frayed cable with heat shrink is an easy and inexpensive alternative that allows the user to safely charge their device.
Does AppleCare plus cover cables?
The most immediately useful feature of AppleCare+ for all users is the service coverage for important accessories. iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users with coverage are entitled to replacements for their USB chargers and cables, including EarPods should they glitch out during your two years of coverage.
How can I get a free Apple charger?
So how do you get your charger replaced if you don’t have AppleCare?
- First Step: You need to make a Genius Bar appointment.
- Second Step: Make sure you bring along your original receipt.
- Third Step – You will meet with an employee who will try to identify the problem.
Does Apple warranty cover charging cable?
Yes. The standard warranty applies to all accessories (cables, power adapters, etc) that came in the box with an Apple device. If you have AppleCare the devices are included in the extended plan. Also, separately purchased accessories have a standard 1 year warranty in the United States.
Why do iPhone charger cables stop working?
Why do iPhone cables stop working? iPhone chargers mainly stop working due to being old and worn out after several usage throughout time. Sometimes they can even stop working due to strain on the plastic outer layer and cause the wires to be exposed and easily susceptible to damage.