Quick Answer: How Do You Fix One Sided Earphones?

Why is only one side of my earphones working?

There can be many reasons that a pair of headphones only play audio out of one ear.

The most common reason for sound to only come out of one side is the wires near the audio jack have gotten bent back and forth so many times that it has caused a short in the wiring.

How do you fix Apple earbuds with one side?

If you can’t hear any sound or if only one side of your headphones works

  • Adjust the volume with the volume buttons on your iOS device or use the Volume slider in Control Center.
  • To see if you need a replacement, try a second pair of headphones.

How do you fix headphones when only one side works without tools?

Here are some ways to repair your headphones that will have them back on your head by tomorrow:

  1. Clean out the jack.
  2. Make your own ear cushions.
  3. Print a new jack cover.
  4. Reconnect a wire to the lead.
  5. Repair the ear cushion.
  6. Replace the jack.
  7. Test the audio.
  8. Use heat shrink tubing.

Why can I only hear out of one Bluetooth earbud?

How can we fix wireless Bluetooth headphones whose one side doesn’t work? Generally speaking, you cannot. The most common problem in headphones, and speakers that do not play, is a broken wire. Again with the source unit playing sound, grab the wire near the jack, and slowly move it in a circle.

How do you fix wireless earbuds when only one works?

When one side of the earbud does not play sound

  • Power off and restart both sides of the earphone.
  • Wait for the transmitting device find your earphone and reconnect. You hear the announcement “Your Device Has Been Connected” when it’s done.
  • Wait both sides of the earphones find each other and reconnect. You hear the short beep when it’s done.

Why my right earphone is not working?

So the first step is determining if your headphone plug is the problem. Try a different set of headphones in the same audio jack. If you still hear a problem, then the issue is likely with the jack on your device and not your headphones. There’s also no guarantee that fixing your plug will fix your headphone woes.

Can Apple Earphones be repaired?

Yes, although it might be difficult and will probably require some new parts. You could try to fix it, although you might be better off just buying a new set of headphones.

Does Apple replace headphones free?

Lastly, if you’re having problems with your headphones and they don’t qualify for this program, know that as long as your iPod or iPhone is within warranty, you can book a Genius Bar appointment and exchange them for free. All you need are the offending headphones and the serial number of your iPod or iPhone.