Having problems with your Gateway 7330GZ Notebook ?

I have a Gateway MX6930. I purchased a new battery because the old one's life had shortened so much. The new one worked fine for a few days but now doesn't work at all. The battery charge light illuminates on the laptop and not on the toolbar, but doesn't charge the battery. The computer wont start up or flash red when you push the power button while unplugged. I put in the old battery and it still works fine. Any ideas? Defective battery?


Answers :

Hi,
Yes you are right, a defective battery.
It's always recommended that you use manufacturers endorsed hardware because of this fact!!
Return the battery and get a new one. when you get the new battery don't charge it, just use it until its dead and then recharge it. It will then hold 100% charge.


Good luck
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