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magnet broke speaker???

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by aaronmach1, Apr 1, 2010.

  1. aaronmach1

    aaronmach1 Well-Known Member
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    I used a magnet this morning to get what i though was a little metal piece off my earpiece and now voices in the earpiece are very static sounding. did i break the speaker?
     

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  2. barry99705

    barry99705 Well-Known Member
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    It may have pulled the diaphragm out of place. Might try wacking the earpiece against your palm a few times. See if that will jostle it back in place. I don't thing a magnet could pull it far enough out of place to tear it. I'll try with the dead crackberry I have here in my desk.


    Nope, doesn't seem to effect these speakers. Looking at them closer, the electromagnet part is actually attached to the diaphragm, so a magnet shouldn't be able to break that part at all.
     
  3. aaronmach1

    aaronmach1 Well-Known Member
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    tried this and got no change. time for another refurb i guess.
     

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