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IRiver iHP-140 I have stupidly used the wrong charger to charge my iRiver and it now won't turn on. The charge light comes on when you plug in the proper charger but the actual player won't turn on. The wrong charger I used was a 6V and the proper charger is supposed to be 5V. Is there any way I can fix it?

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    I have not used my m p 3 for a while and so I plugged it in to charge it up and its been charging for about 36 hours and it will work when plugged in but once I take it off the charger it will not work. What can I do or is this just a lost cause?



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Open the player and test for battery's voltage. In case of a low voltage measurement,you should replace the battery.I don't want to be cruel with you but, maybe that the player power circuit was damaged as well,and in this case it should be repaired by a certified technician (I realy hope for you that this is not the situation). Good luck !!!

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