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My Aspire One Series computer (8.9?) works well with the AC power, with the battery on or off. However, the battery (UMO8A52) all of a sudden stopped charging. pleaswe help

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  • anast3925 Sep 03, 2010

    The Solution 1, did not work. Where I can buy the appropriate bettery that can be delivered soon because in a week I am leaving for a long trip. Actually is UMO8A52 the appropriate battery? ( my computer does not indicate the correct model of "Aspire One Series").

  • anast3925 Sep 08, 2010

    It is not easy to find a UMO8A52 battery. Can I buy a UMO8A51 one will it work?

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Anast3925

If you are needing a replacement battery you can ether go to this link to see if there is a local reseller in your area that my have have a replacement battery that you can purchase.

Acer Resellers Near You

You can also call Acer directly at 408-533-7700 to see if you can purchase a battery from them.

Also note if you have had your computer less than a year you might check with Acer to see if you can get it replaced through an RMA as most batteries have a 1 year warranty.

Let me know if you have any more problems or questions

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Hello.

Disconnect the AC power and remove the battery. Use compressed air to clean the contacts where the battery is connected and reinsert. If the battery still does not charge, it could be faulty and need to be replaced.

If a friend has the same computer, swap batteries and see if another battery works.

Hope this helps.

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  • NinaE Sep 09, 2010

    You could find your battery on eBay, etc. But, your best chance to find is at the Acer website.

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