1. iMore Question's Avatar
    I was using my iPad while it was charging and it suddenly burnt the wire.I unplugged the IPad as soon as possible.The iPad is safe but the charger is not.The wire is burnt not the adapted...Any help would be so kind because I am just 11.This was my dads iPad and I don't want him to know
    01-17-2016 01:28 AM
  2. BB-JAM215's Avatar
    By "wire" I assume you mean the wires in the white USB charging charging cable that came Apple charger for the iPad. It sounds like cable must have been damaged and the wires shorted causing enough current to flow to burn the wires.

    Assuming the charger module itself isn't damaged, you can probably just buy a replacement cable.
    01-17-2016 01:42 AM
  3. comiken205's Avatar
    The question I would ask is, "why did the wire burn?" as it was probably caused by a short of the adapter. If I were in your shoes, I would by a whole new kit, adapter and cable, just to be on the safe side.
    01-17-2016 01:53 AM
  4. Peligro911's Avatar
    Best to be honest dad would rather replace a charger than a house caused by a fire.
    01-17-2016 03:06 AM

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