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Can you fix Apple Watch scratches?

Can you fix Apple Watch scratches?

How to get rid of the scratches on your Apple Watch? While scratches are almost impossible to remove from metals or ceramic, they can be polished to appear less obvious. Using a microfiber cloth, apply a small amount of polishing cream or toothpaste and wipe over the surface.

Can Apple Watch screen get scratched?

Glass can be scratched. The Aluminum Apple Watch comes with glass which is harder to shatter, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be scratched as you’ve now learned. Apple won’t cover the scratch under warranty as that is cosmetic damage.

How can I remove scratches from my watch face?

Toothpaste, Brasso, Displex, and Polywatch are the most commonly endorsed polishing agents. The process is as follows: Cover the bezel with tape for protection during polishing. While using a soft polishing rag (or similar), work a small amount of your chosen substance into the scratch in a circular motion.

Does Apple Watch warranty cover scratches?

Unless the issue is due to a manufacturing defect, cosmetic damage – including scratches – is not covered under either Apple’s Limited Warranty or AppleCare+. Your watch may instead be eligible for chargeable, out-of-warranty service.

Is it true that toothpaste gets rid of scratches?

Yes, toothpaste can remove minor paint scratches. Here’s how it works. A standard toothpaste (not a gel toothpaste) has a minor grit to it which helps buff out the scratches. Typically, minor scratches are only on the clear coat over your actual paint.

Does AppleCare cover scratched screen on Apple Watch?

Screen damage If your screen cracks due to a manufacturing issue, it’s covered by the Apple warranty and consumer law. If you have AppleCare+, it includes accidental damage protection. Coverage does not include cosmetic damage, such as scratches. Each incident has a service fee.

How can I remove scratches from my watch screen?

Use toothpaste, Polywatch paste, or Brasso polish on an acrylic crystal. If your watch is inexpensive, it most likely has an acrylic crystal, sometimes referred to as plastic or hesalite. It’s also likely your watch has an acrylic crystal if it was manufactured before the 1980s.

How much does it cost to fix a scratch on an Apple Watch?

With AppleCare, you’ll pay an accidental damage service fee of $69 and the company will quickly service your cracked screen. Apple Watch Herm├Ęs and Apple Watch Edition have a service fee of $79.