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I just bought a used Invacare TDX SI2 powerchair. The batteries hold only about a mile's worth of power; and now the charger is not working. No lights when plugged into the wall.

Originally purchased by first owner in 2010. Was told the batteries are 3 months old. Only paid $200 for it. Am disabled senior on limited income.

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If the batteries truly are new, it could be since the charger was defective it wasn't charging the batteries properly. You can buy a three stage charger designed for gel batteries for around $30 bucks on Amazon. If it is the batteries I am afraid they are quite a bit more for replacement than the charger itself. Good Luck!

Posted on Dec 04, 2016

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    John Chalinder Dec 04, 2016

    Thanks. I'll start with a new charger and go from there.

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