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Makita DC18RA and two lithion ion batteries acting weird

I have a two year old DC18RA and two lithion ion batteries that came with it. One battery is still charging but the charger red green yellow light up . The second battery flashes red green and won't charge. I bought a new battery and it flashes red and green and won't charge. What is going on?

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Alternate Red and Green flashing means bad battery. Buy a new one, or take it to a Makita Service center for replacement if it's under warranty.

Normally the yellow light indicates hot battery, but it could also mean dirty battery contacts so the heat sensor can't be read, or that the fan is clogged with dust and unable to cool the battery. The manual says let the battery cool and try again. If the yellow still flashes, it's contacts or the fan.

Read the manual online at:
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