Repair Radio: The Official iFixit Podcast

Apple's Latest Battery Fiasco, Ugly HDTV Antennas, & Old-School Lawn Mowers | Episode 11

August 21, 2019 Season 1 Episode 11
Repair Radio: The Official iFixit Podcast
Apple's Latest Battery Fiasco, Ugly HDTV Antennas, & Old-School Lawn Mowers | Episode 11
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Repair Radio: The Official iFixit Podcast
Apple's Latest Battery Fiasco, Ugly HDTV Antennas, & Old-School Lawn Mowers | Episode 11
Aug 21, 2019 Season 1 Episode 11
Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Today on Repair Radio, we’ll be discussing Apple’s latest move to discourage repair, how to build a cheap, ugly, but seriously effective TV antenna, and we’re kickin’ it old-school with lawn mowers. We’ll also be answering some of your burning questions.
Show Notes

On this episode of Repair Radio, we’re discussing Apple’s latest attempt to discourage repair, how to build a cheap and ugly, but effective HDTV antenna, and we’re kickin’ it old-school with lawn mowers. We’re also answering some of your burning questions.

Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Music: Gypsy and DeeJae Dutch (@ArchaicsHipHop)

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Listener Questions:

  • “The charging port on my iPhone 6 Plus stops working intermittently. Is the charging port bad? Or could it be the charging cable or the charging brick?"
  • “Do you like exposing companies when they lie about their products?”
  • “Will you have cheap screen repair kits for the iPhone XR and XS Max soon?”

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You can email your repair questions to repairradio@ifixit.com, or tag us on Twitter and include the hashtag #RepairRadio in your tweet. Your question can be anything repair-related, whether it’s how to fix something, tools you should buy, maintenance advice, or anything in between. We’ll pick some of our favorite questions and answer them on the podcast! And if you have general feedback about the podcast, we’d love to hear that too!



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