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My classic iPod is showing a red X in a red circle what could it be and how how can I fix this its out of warranty and its 80GB
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If you've tried to reset it with iTunes and the red X still remains, it could be a bad hard drive. In other words, the hard drive within the Classic has failed. Are you able to recharge your Classic?

If you go to iFixit: The free repair manual with the model number, it shows how to replace the drive.
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Have you reset it and if so then the problem is more than likely a failed drive.
chscag beat me to it.
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Ipod Doesn't charge
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The ifixit web site shows how to change the battery for your classic in addition to replacing the hard drive. A new hard drive for your classic is going to be expensive since they're really not produced any longer.
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