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Satnav520 battery drain out and doesn't charge same time

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Replace the battery, rechargable batteries don't last for ever, they wear out

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Hi, I have a 1.5kva cyberpower inverter installed but it doesn't charge the batteries even after displaying the input voltage on screen. It will just drain the batteries and then shut down the output.


Unless a battery is completely drained, over time it begins charging less and less. If your laptop seems to run for less and less time each time you unplug it from the wall, you probably need to reset it. This is a simple process.

Disable all power-saving and automatic shutdown programs or routines on your computer. If your laptop power plan dims the screen or goes into sleep mode after a few minutes of idle time, disable that. Unplug the laptop's AC adapter cord. Drain the laptop battery. You can just use the laptop until it shuts itself off, or you can wander away and come back when it's gone dark. Make sure that you do not turn it off or allow itself to shut down to conserve power; you want it to run out of power entirely. If you happen to be in a hurry, feel free to exhaust the computer more quickly by playing a 3D graphics-intensive computer game or watching a bit of online video content. Plug the AC adapter back in and wait for the charging indicator light for your laptop to come back on. Once you see that the laptop has begun charging again you are free to do whatever you like, so long as you do not turn the computer off until the battery is fully charged.

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it could be the radio wasn't hooked up right and doesn't turn off when the car is off. Or you could have a broken or chaffed wire somewhere grounding out. either one will drain a battery rather quickly.

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If you are saying your laptop shuts down when you remove the power cord then that's a sign that your battery is dead.

Batteries only have a useful life, then after that they have to be replaced. Once the useful life is up, most times the battery will not take a charge.

Some batteries will take a charge and say they are at 100% but as soon as you remove the power cord it doesn't take long before it is drained at 0%.

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A parasitic drain is basically caused by something being left on, but there is a simple way to find out. Once you have had your battery charged an/or have driven for at least 20 mins, you can condust the following diagnostic:
Making sure all interior lights are off, attach a voltmeter to the battery to monitor the voltage.
Locate the fuse panel.
Remove a fuse. Observe the voltage on voltmeter. If it doesn't change significantly, replace fuse and proceed to next fuse until all fuses are tested. Once you find a fuse that changes the volts by at least 2 volts, you have located the circuit creating the drain. Consult your owner's manual to see what accessories that fuse powers, then you can see if the component is stuck on, left on, or is defective. Good luck.

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Hi, I have a problem where the battery is drained. The car doesn't start, no life at all, no power on any circuits, had to open the car manually. The battery volt 7.2 volts. I have had AA out &...


Next step is you need to find out for sure that your battery is still
good (holding charge) and the alternator is charging the battery
when the car engine is running. Use a digital multimeter to measure
DC Voltages: Charge the battery --> should be 12VDC plus. If you can't
get 12V+ (say 10V or less) then your battery is dead. Otherwise,
Start your engine --> should be 14VDC plus on the battery terminals.
If it is 14Volts+ then your Aternator is doing its job, but there is no
guarantee that the battery is holding the charge. Turn ON the head
lights on full beam. After 10, 15 mins shut off the engine and measure
the voltage on the battery. If it is not 12V and voltage still dropping to 10, 9, 8..etc...
then your battery needs to be replaced.

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My battery was was not charged for 2 days over the weekend and now it won't run on batteries. I need to have it on AC power every time I use it.


Hello,
Laptop batteries can become unchangeable if they are completely discharged, and left that way for too long. This happened to my Asus. IF you leave it charging over night and it still doesn't work you will need a new battery. If you contact the manufacture they will probably charge you over $100 for a new battery. If you use eBay, the average price is $32.
http://shop.ebay.com/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p5197.m570.l1313&_nkw=IdeaPad+S10e+battery&_sacat=See-All-Categories
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Battery charge is only good for 15to20 seconds---24volt-----bought aug 2010 ---l24wg165x1p-----serial#45667----please advise soon as possible------j.campbell ---phone419-836-5516------cell...


Your battery has probably just reached the end of it's service life, or developed a memory after repeated chargeings without being fully depleted. All rechargeable batteries have an average maximum number of duty cycles. (drain and charge) If your charger has a deep cycle feature, try using this to completely drain and recharge the battery. If it doesn't, try putting it in your trimmer and locking the trigger back for a few hours, then recharge it. If neither of these work, it's time for a new battery. If you do get a new battery, be sure to COMPLETELY drain the battery before recharging by locking the trigger back every few uses to avoid developing a memory and help extend the life of your new battery.

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If that doesn't do it, please reply to this post and we'll go on from there.

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Ferg,
What a pity. Such a lovely phone gone down the drain, almost.
If it stayed in water for that long, at least 45 minutes, it must short circuited all its components. Even if one IC goes Nokia scraps the phone.And in your case you cant say how many.
Are you still hoping for a miracle. Well, recharge the battery. It will take a long time to show "charging" as the battery must have drained completely. After that follow the procedure in the link below.
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And I too hope there is a miracle.

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