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I have a tripp lite SU 1000XL UPS that I bought and had not used. I un boxed it and plugged it in and it will not power up. The circuit breaker in the back is good and the 4 fuses inside are good. I don't even get a line voltage indicator light. It is completely dead.

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Most times a new ups does not have its internal batteries connected yet. Follow the manual to connect the batteries. If they are already connected plug the device in for at least a day to let them charge. Make sure nothing is plugged into the UPS durring this time. Also make sure you have pressed the "Power" button on the device to turn it on. Some have a switch on the side while others have a button on the top where everything plugs in.

Hope this helps.
Jei.

Posted on Dec 13, 2008

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