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Battery proplems i have ibm R-52 series laptop, i have problem in my battery... after charging my laptop to 100% its battery remains only for maximum 30 minutes..after i pluged out ac supply...i have seen other R-52 series laptops in them after charging to 100% it remains for more than 3.00 hrs..... i hv lots of problems wid minimum power of dis battery.... pls do give me some tips, how can i solve this problem...

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Hai,
try this
after charging the battery fully, take it out and and with a small piece of wire just rub across the +ve and -ve pins of the battery.
if it produces fairly good spark u can assume that the battery is having good health. otherwise no other choice u have to change the battery.
Also u can try this battery in another laptop and check to confirm whether it is battery trouble or anything else.
good luck

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I would advise getting a new battery as some batteries go bad

Posted on Jun 14, 2008

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    Ryan Rogers Jun 18, 2008

    How can you rate this inappropriate, you need a new battery, that's all there is to it, no miracle cure answer to this one. It's a battery they wear out!!!!!!!!!!!

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