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Why will my iphone 3gs only charge when its turned off?

It says that it is charging when it is off but then when it turns on it stops charging... It's stuck at 5% and will run till it gets to 0% and will shut down then charge till it gets back to 5% and stop again... can anyone help me out?

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    bobermiller1 Jan 20, 2013

    thanks but i got it to work again all i had to do was a reset thanks for replying tho :)



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Sounds like the batteries are shot...change them out!

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