[_] Powerbook g4 battery issue...
ryan at itech-net.co.uk
Fri Jul 9 11:58:30 BST 2010
Have you tried calibrating it? http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1490 Ryan Maunder Senior Engineer 24 North Street Bedminster Bristol England BS3 1HW | Tel: + 44 (0)117 963 8177 | Mob: + 44 (0)7852 186547 Registered in England No 5728793 | Registered Office: 24 North Street Bristol BS3 1HW | VAT Reg No 879 5619 54 http://www.iTech-net.co.uk Internet communications are not secure and therefore iTech does not accept legal responsibility for the contents of this message. Any views or opinions presented are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of iTech Networks Ltd. > From: Rob <rob at hobbyistsoftware.com> > Organization: Hobbyist Software > Reply-To: <underscore at under-score.org.uk> > Date: Fri, 09 Jul 2010 11:45:57 +0100 > To: "underscore at under-score.org.uk" <underscore at under-score.org.uk> > Subject: [_] Powerbook g4 battery issue... > > Hi Folks, > > wondering if anyone has any ideas for this one. > > I have a shiny 12inch powerbook G4. I got a new battery about 2 years ago > (due to the Apple battery recall) The battery shows cycle count 162, > condition good (the web says to expect 300 cycles). > > Recently the battery has stopped charging beyond about 30%. The lights on > the battery read 1 or 2 out of 5, the battery % shows as 20-30% on the > desktop, but the charging just stops. > > I have tried two chargers. I have tried resetting the PMU and PRAM. > > Any other ideas? > > thanks, > > Rob > > -- > underscore_ list info/archive -> > http://www.under-score.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/underscore