Re: [NTLK] "preliminaryCharge" status?

From: John Goggan (
Date: Wed Jun 05 2002 - 14:00:33 EDT

Daniel Padilla wrote:
> The newton is trying to conditionate the battery for accepting a
> charge. If it hasn't changed that state after a couple of hours,

Thanks for the info. After about 30 minutes, a message came up stating that
"the main battery is unable to maintain a charge. It needs to be replaced."

> you can try a manual "preliminary charge" applying a 12 volts DC
> peak during a couple of seconds to the battery. At your own risk!

Would you still recommend this given the above message? Still worth trying,


 - John...

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