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Sx700 charger purchased sx700 in florida got back home to uk plugged into socket using plug given at shop and now charger will not charge lit up for about 15 seconds and went off would it have blown the charger the fuse in plug seems ok

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  • Anonymous Nov 04, 2008

    I had the same problem -- the charger was immediately burnt upon first use. Do you know the electrical specification (input/output) of the charger so I can purchase a replacement?

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    i have the same problem

  • Walvis May 11, 2010

    i have the same problem, mine didnt even light up, but it does charge, but with out any indication, Desing error.



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Try useing phone charger as long as jack will fit yours

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