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Pronto M6 chair will not work. When the power switch is turned on, the LED light flash Red followed by three Green. I can't find what this error code meas.... Pls Help thanks Phil

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Phil the red means battery is low and the green is a speed limit code because of the low battery if you have charged your batteries and you still get the red then you need to check the charger after charging all night does the yellow light on the charger turn green? if when you first plug in the charger if the red light is on and the other light is green then there is a problem with the wiring or connection to the batteries from the charger and you aren't charging the batteries. if when you plug the charger in and you get a red and yellow light then the charger is working but you don't ever ge a green light and the battery level gauge is still showing red then you need to replace the batteries Hope this helps

Posted on Apr 12, 2011

  • conniekile Jun 06, 2011

    I contacted Invacare Technical support today 800-832-4707 and the rep told me that 1 red light and 3 green means one of the motors is disengaged. One lever should be in the up position and one lever should be in the down position and the wheels should not roll freely when off. Hope this helps someone else.

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