Question about T-Mobile MDA

1 Answer

Mda not charging

I need some help please. when i connect my charger whether wall or usb the charge light comes on for a few seconds then turns off. the phone shows the charging icon but its not charging. the battery actually dies faster. any help would be appreciated. thanks in advance

Posted by on

  • Anonymous May 20, 2008

    I hooked my charger up and it will not charge at all

  • Gecko9 Jun 22, 2008

    Hi,
    Similar situation here... when plugged in for charging, the orange indicator light comes on for about 10 seconds, then begins flashing. When flashing, battery life goes down and the MDA begins to heat up.
    The problem is not in the charger nor the battery (have tried known good chargers and batteries). The problem is within the MDA.
    How is this situation remedied?

    Thanks!



×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 113 Answers

Either your battery is bad or your soldered contacts on the inside to the charger port are broken.

Posted on Mar 05, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do i charge up my fitbit?


      To charge your tracker:
      1. Remove your tracker from the wristband:
      2. Insert your tracker into the charging cable. ...
      3. Insert the charging cable into a USB port or UL-certified USB wall charger.
      4. Your Flex's LED indicator lights will pulse to show the battery level every few seconds.
      More items...

      Help article: How do I charge my tracker? - Fitbit Help

      https://help.fitbit.com/articles/en_US/.../How-do-I-charge-my-tracker Fitbit
    Feedback

    Help article: How do I charge my tracker? - Fitbit Help

    https://help.fitbit.com/articles/en.../How-do-I-charge-my-tracker

    FitbitDec 12, 2015 - To charge your tracker: Remove your tracker from the wristband: Insert your tracker into the charging cable. Insert the charging cable into a USB port or UL-certified USB wall charger. Your Flex's LED indicator lights will pulse to show the battery level every few seconds.

    Fitbit Help - Getting Started

Jan 21, 2016 | Exercise & Fitness

1 Answer

Htc not charging


Hello Dear Friend:"::"

First Option:
mostly nokia chargers doesn't make problems...
just try the following..
connect ur mobile with a system (usb cable)...
found out whether it is charging or not...
if the same prblm appears then there is a prblm in ur cell phone or power jack(socket)...
if it charged with usb cable buy a new charger
Please change Phone Bettery and check the charging
IF Charging Problem not Solved So


Second Option:
Your Phone charging IC Fault So Please change charging IC
And charging Problem will Solved Quickly

Jan 22, 2013 | HTC Cell Phones

1 Answer

How to charge a psp with usb cable while it's dead


no you should use a computer an dplug it in to it and then an orange light should come on then just leave it there for a few hours untill the light turns green

May 24, 2012 | Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP) Console

2 Answers

No power


Make sure you have an original OEM charger for the MDA. Many of the knock off chargers don't provide the right amperage for the device. What happens is that since the phone is completely dead, it can't regulate how many amps the battery should get during the charge and an incorrect charge current won't charge the battery. I'm guessing that someone sold you a Motorola RAZR charger or another knockoff made for the RAZR. This might charge your phone when the battery is working, but not when it's DEAD. Also you won't have luck plugging it into a computer USB cable because, again, the phone can't tell the computer what charge to send and most computers only produce <0.5 amps in the USB port.

Get a charger that states it is an OEM (original eqipment manufacturer) device or one that is specifically designed for the MDA (or Cingular 8125). eBay is full of them.

Bad charger (probably won't work for a dead battery)

Good Charger (correct amperage and designated for the MDA)

Jul 08, 2008 | T-Mobile MDA

3 Answers

How to charge my creative zen mp3 player


Just connect your Zen onto your PC (NOT LAP TOP) on a USB.
If does not start charging (you´ll see arrow and pause/ play buttons flashing slowly) then you need to RESET your ZEN.
How to reset: You´ll find a tiny little hole by on/off button on the side. With ZEN connected to the PC USB or onto wall charger try turning ZEN on, it doesen´t matter if it turns on or not. Then insert a sowing pin or office paper clip end in this reset hole for a few seconds and release. Give it a couple of seconds and see the lights go off onto charging mode. LEAVE IT CHARGING for 24 hours. Make sure your PC will NOT turn itself on safe mode or hibernates in this period, it has to be ON for charging, at all times.
This is it.
Louise Passalacqua.

Jul 08, 2008 | Creative Labs ZEN V Plus MP3 Player

1 Answer

My Ipod Nano Wont Charge on the wall Charger.


Hello Kawase,

I would suggest you try charging the unit this one time by connecting it to the computer. I suspect that the charger may be defective if plugging the wall charger into the iPod has no effect on the low battery warning. If the iPod is able to be charged from the USB port on your computer that would tend to confirm that the charger is not working. If the iPod does not charge when connected to either the computer or the wall charger then you may very well have a another defective iPod.

Best Regards
Ken
"Go Ahead. Use Us."

Jun 30, 2008 | Apple iPod nano 3rd Generation

1 Answer

MDA will not charge


dear there is some problems in the pins of ur MDA...squeeze them with something...then it will work...

Jun 22, 2008 | T-Mobile MDA

6 Answers

Battery won t charge or operate phone Problem - T-Mobile MDA Compact Smartphone


Okay, I searched and searched until I found a solution that worked for me. I tried the USB thing, I got my phone to turn on once, but never to charge. Here's what I did:

(Do this at your own risk)
I zapped my battery with a 9v battery. One wire on each terminal and then held it to the MDA battery (positive to positive, negative to negative) for about three seconds. I did this about five times. (Don't let the wires touch while they are connected to the 9v battery.) I IMMEDIATELY plugged my phone into a wall charger, NOT my computer (The computer wouldn't charge my phone). As soon as it was connected to the wall charger, I turned it on. After starting up, the orange light came on, and it started charging. I was skeptical about this solution at first, but trying everything else I resolved to do this and then if it didn't work buy a new battery, but it worked and my MDA is charging as I'm typing. The original ideal came from a post on the xda-developers website by dew1989. I added the additional steps that got my battery charging again. I hope this helps!

Dec 04, 2007 | T-Mobile MDA Compact Smartphone

2 Answers

MDA (T-mobile)


Make sure that your mda is being charged with an original charger

Sep 14, 2007 | T-Mobile MDA

7 Answers

My MDA won't turn on even when its on the charger.


THE SCREEN AND LIGHTS HAVE BLOWN YOU NEED NEW PHONE

Apr 11, 2007 | T-Mobile MDA

Not finding what you are looking for?
T-Mobile MDA Logo

109 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top T-Mobile Computers & Internet Experts

ismael castillo

Level 2 Expert

318 Answers

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

82322 Answers

Edward Talavera
Edward Talavera

Level 2 Expert

140 Answers

Are you a T-Mobile Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...