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Dell batteries. my dell inspiron 1520 stopped charging. the charge light shows that its charging for about 2-4 seconds, then flashes as if its dead a few time, then goes back to acting as if it were charging. This continues to repeat and i cant get it to charge up enough for me to use it. On a thread you said that you took out the battery and tested it, but how do you test a laptop battery? NOTE: it says dell inspiron 1501 pc note book, but it's actually a 1520. it wont let me submit this as 1520.

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You could have the same roblem that I have.
I tried charging the battery on another 1520 and it worked OK
my prob is the PSU although working OK isn't geting to the computer/battery
looking for a protection diode but cant find it.( if protection diode goes all power goes to earth). If you find a circuit for the motherboard please let me know Tom

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Its time change ur batteries

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