Exactly same happened to me. I thought i have done something wrong, little over 1 month of usage.11Frank W JohansenAlex RoweAug 15, 2017·1 min readGah, that’s a bummer! Sorry that this happened to you. I can sympathize with feeling like you did something wrong. The headphones seem pretty sturdy in the hand and in their design, so it’s weird that they’re let down by this bad plastic.