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Safety and Cleaning
WARNING: To avoid injury, read all operating instructions and safety information in this guide
before using iPod nano.
Keep this safety information and the iPod nano User Guide handy for future reference.
For downloadable versions of the iPod nano User Guide and the latest safety information,
Important safety and handling information
WARNING: Failure to follow these safety instructions could result in re, electric shock, or other
injury or damage.
Carrying and handling iPod nano iPod nano contains sensitive components. Do not drop,
disassemble, microwave, burn, paint, or insert foreign objects into iPod nano. Do not use
iPod nano if it has been damaged—for example, if iPod nano is cracked, punctured, or damaged
The front cover of iPod nano is made of glass. This glass could break if iPod nano is dropped
on a hard surface or is subjected to a substantial impact or is crushed, bent, or deformed. If the
glass chips or cracks, do not touch or attempt to remove the broken glass. Stop using iPod nano
until the glass is replaced by Apple or an Apple Authorized Service Provider. Glass cracked due
to misuse or abuse is not covered under the warranty. If you are concerned about scratching or
abrasion, use a case, sold separately.
Avoiding water and wet locations Do not expose iPod nano to water or rain, or handle
iPod nano near wet locations—for example, near washbasins or toilets. Take care not to spill any
food or liquid on iPod nano. In case iPod nano gets wet, unplug all cables, turn o iPod nano
before cleaning, and allow it to dry thoroughly before turning it on again. Do not attempt to dry
iPod nano with an external heat source, such as a microwave oven or hair dryer. Damage to
iPod nano caused by contact with liquid is not covered under the warranty.
Repairing or modifying iPod nano Never attempt to repair or modify iPod nano by yourself.
iPod nano does not contain any user-serviceable parts. Disassembling iPod nano may cause
damage that is not covered under the warranty. If iPod nano has been submerged in water,
punctured, or subjected to a severe fall, do not use it until you take it to an Apple Authorized
Service Provider. Service should only be provided by Apple or an Apple Authorized Service
Provider. For service information, go to www.apple.com/support/ipod.
Replacing the battery Do not attempt to replace the rechargeable battery in iPod nano
yourself. The rechargeable battery should be replaced only by Apple or an Apple Authorized
Service Provider. For more information about battery replacement services, go to