Apple Watch Repair

Apple Watch Repair – Same Day Awesomeness

The Apple Watch goes everywhere you go. It assists you in counting steps or can even help you find your iPhone that was lost under a couch cushion. But like it’s big brother, the iPhone, the battery ages and can be easily damaged. Unlike a smartphone, the watch is strapped to your wrist. This makes it even more exposed to the elements and potential damage. Like our manager Neal Dexter explained to USA Today, mobile electronics are getting more fragile and easy to break. Especially so with wearable tech. That is where Jet City Device Repair steps in. Our techs are proud to help and start offering the Apple Watch Repair.

Jet City technicians are awesome at what they do. Just check out our 1,058 5-star yelp reviews if you don’t believe us.

We have repaired our fair share of Apple Watch devices since they have been on the market. Here are the two most requested Apple Watch Repairs:

  • Screen Repair
  • Battery Repair

How to Have Your Apple Watch Repaired

Our technicians are experienced at the Apple Watch Repair. We have taken special measures to offer these repairs same day or with a 1-hour appointment. If you are not sure what is happening with your device, we also offer free diagnostics. If you know what repair you need, just follow these steps:

  1. Contact your closest shop to schedule or ask any questions about your Apple Watch Repair.
  2. Come in at your appointment time to check in your device.
  3. The repair takes about 1 hour to complete. We have free coffee and WiFi while you wait.

Not From Seattle or Chicago?

We realized not everyone is a city person. Some people simply don’t like traffic. We definitely don’t want to leave anyone stuck with a broken device because of that. That is why we accept mail-in repairs from anywhere in the country. Once received, the majority of our mail-in repairs are fixed the same day they land and then placed back in the mail. We have a lot of experience with shipping electronics. Here is a video we put together a short video a few years back with a few tricks and tips. Check it out:

We are here to help! Feel free to contact us at any time if you have any questions.


How To Avoid Error 53 With Your iPhone Repair

The best way to deal with an error 53 problem? Go to a reputable repair company for your cracked iPhone screen and you won’t have to worry about it.

The Guardian broke a story a about Apple a few days ago. It was about a software update that will make iPhone’s with a replaced home button no longer work at all (frequently referred to as a “bricked iPhone”). From the article:

It’s the message that spells doom and will render your handset worthless if it’s been repaired by a third party. But there’s no warning and no fix.

But this quote from the article is EXTREMELY MISLEADING because the statement is incomplete. In particular, here’s what it should say:

It’s the message that spells doom and will render your handset worthless if it’s [home button has been replaced by a third party that messed up a screen repair and ripped your home button cable].

Continue reading “How To Avoid Error 53 With Your iPhone Repair”


Why we (currently) only fix Apple & Samsung Phones

We just received a 1-star review on Google My Business for our Chicago Loop store because we don’t fix the type of phone that someone owned. I responded to the person’s review and thought I’d post my response here as well because this is a question/complaint we do get from time to time.

The really important thing to note in this post is one of our core philosophies: We only do things we can be great at, and we are great at the things we do.

Continue reading “Why we (currently) only fix Apple & Samsung Phones”


JCD Repair of Madison

JCD Repair of Madison
JCD Repair of Madison

We’ve been undergoing some major changes at JCD Repair lately – all of them very good. I’ll be writing more about some of them in the future but the bottom line is that we recently received our first round of investor funding. The main goal of this new project is to expand our operations in the Chicago and Seattle areas. Our hope is to have 5-6 stores in Seattle and 3-4 in Chicago before the end of the year.

To make that happen we had to make a hard decision to sell our Madison, WI store so we can focus on the Chicago and Seattle markets. Continue reading “JCD Repair of Madison”