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Moto Razr v3

I just opened a brand new phone, with a brand new battery sealed in a plastic bag. I put the battery in to charge it at least 7 hours ago, and am still getting a red flashing battery. The screen says 'charging battery', but after this long, shoudn't there at least be SOME charge? It just seems like it's not doing anything. Thanks for your help!

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  • sprincess Feb 15, 2008

    The phone is new as well . . . so this is the first battery that has been in it. I just wondered if it should take that long to charge even being a new battery. Thanks for your help! :)

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If theres no problem with your phone charging on its original battery before you replace it. the problem lies with the new battery you purchase, just replace it, coz some batteries are due to factory defects.

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

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    rush Feb 15, 2008

    ah I see, the battery that came with your phone is pre-charge, what I did is fully discharge the battery. I used it until my phone can't be turned on, then I charge it 24 hours to fully maximize the battery. if this doesn't work, your battery is faulty, return it coz it still have warranty.

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    rush Feb 18, 2008

    Glad to help you, if you do have a problem on your cellphone just contact me. and thanks for the rating. ;)

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