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LG VX5200 Battery issue

Yesterday, I turned my phone on and it said: "Use Genuine Battery. -Power Off- 10" The 10 counts to 0 and the phone shuts off. I have the original battery and have never let it run completely out of power. If I did something to it (water, etc.) I think this would have happened right away.

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  • Anonymous Nov 08, 2007

    mine did tha same thing. it was working fine and then tha next day i started to get that message and now it wont even power on.

  • ozzy1967 Feb 10, 2009

    same problem

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Sounds like a mfg. defect. I have never had a phone on Verizon system do that, or an LG but I would be curious to see if it kept on occurring once you get a generic battery from a reputable online site.

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