Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    Member Since
    Sep 05, 2013
    MacBook 2009, iPad mini
    red light in headphone jack
    I bought a used MacBook 5.2
    There is no sound in the loudspeakers. Headphones are ok.
    The think that is connected to a digital device for sound output. There are red light inside the connector.
    I've tried these two things:
    How to Disable the Digital Audio Out in a MacBook Pro | eHow

    I also reinstalled OX S on a blank hard drive.

    Could it be a bug in the plug inside the MacBook?

    Thanks in advance

  2. #2

    bobtomay's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    I have used a toothpick to gently probe inside the headphone jack and turned it off.

    If you break something in there - not my fault.

    re-titled your thread since there are no "errors"

    You can google that title and find a lot of hits for that period Mac.
    It happened on occasion.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Sep 05, 2013
    MacBook 2009, iPad mini
    Thank you.
    But I can not make it outside.
    Some who have tried this: Macbook jack Red light fix / réparer la prise casque du Macbook - YouTube ?

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Sep 05, 2013
    MacBook 2009, iPad mini
    Now I tried and it worked.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. 3.5mm headphone jack snapped off inside headphone port.
    By lukenn77 in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 05-28-2011, 10:55 AM
  2. Red Light Headphone Jack - - Near Fix, but not quite there!
    By drew angle in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-30-2011, 07:02 PM
  3. headphone piece lodged inside headphone jack
    By ajeff63 in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-16-2009, 01:00 PM
  4. Red light from audio jack
    By SlickShoes in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-22-2009, 06:40 AM
  5. Headphone jack glowing red??!?!?
    By AnthonyJK in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-19-2007, 06:51 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts