Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad R51 Notebook ?

IBM r51 battery won't charge. How to confirm if battery is good?

Answers :

Most batteries have a indicator lights ion the battery. Look for a small button. When the button is depressed indicator lights should light up. If the battery is dead they will blink or not light up. Hope this helps.\015\012
\015\012If the indicator lights work you may have to fully discharge the battery and recharge at least twice to bring the battery back to life.\015\012
\015\012All notebook batteries need to be regularly discharged and recharged or they will fail.
Once u hold the battery and see it has to be cool,if not it as to be changed it has become old.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for IBM ThinkPad R51 Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

IBM r51 battery won't charge. How to confirm if battery is good?

Most batteries have a indicator lights ion the battery. Look for a small button. When the button is depressed indicator lights should light up. If the battery is dead they will blink or not light up. Hope this helps.\015\012\015\012If the indic ... IBM ThinkPad R51 Notebook

IBM T21 Thinkpad

Here are the solutions ive gathered for this problem:================IBM has finally given me a fix for the T21 I am working on for a customer. I asked them "What if it doesn't work, then what. Their re ... IBM ThinkPad T21 Notebook

IBM T30 - power issues

You might try cleaning the battery compartment. Makeing sure there are no damaged pins. Often times even a single messed up pin will cause this. Also this is a very good indication of adaptor failure. If you haven't allready I suggest getting another ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Battery proplems i have ibm R-52 series laptop, i have problem in my battery... after charging my laptop to 100% its battery remains only for maximum 30 minutes..after i pluged out ac supply...i have seen other R-52 series laptops in them after charging to 100% it remains for more than 3.00 hrs..... i hv lots of problems wid minimum power of dis battery.... pls do give me some tips, how can i solve this problem...

Hai, \015\012try this\015\012after charging the battery fully, take it out and and with a small piece of wire just rub across the +ve and -ve pins of the battery.\015\012if it produces fairly good spark u can assume that the battery ... IBM ThinkPad R52 Notebook

Display went black and now computer will not do anything

I need default password for ibm thin kpad lenovo r51.i tryed to crack or to bypass password but i can't i need help pleaze ... IBM ThinkPad R51 Notebook

IBM thinkpad T30.The power button turned on then nothing boot up power LED light is on.Some time it boot up and run but then it won't do it nextime after it been power off. Battery for BIOS is good, Main battery is low have to keep plugin to charged. even put it in freezer to cool it but still wont work. Only work when it want to.

There could e a problem with the battery. A fast check to determine whether you have a problem with the power\015\012adapter, power cord or the laptop's battery is to turn off the laptop,\015\012remove the battery, connect the power adapter, turn on ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook

Note book dell latitude d600 power failure?

The dell latitude d600 batteries are designed to shut down even when all 6 cells inside are fully charged, based on some tests an internal circuit inside the battery case does. it checks the number of times the battery has been charged, the temperatu ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

X41 Tablet PC the battery shows good but computer will not work

Some times a battery can pickup a dead short, and even though it shows a charge it will not work. The other possibilty is the power management chip on the mother board. This chip allows the computer to charge the battery and switch from battery to AC ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

My i b m will not turn on with ac but will work with battery

Possible problems: charge port has been damaged or it simply wont work (common ibm problems)...Solution: go to the local repair shop to repair or change the ac port.good luck! ... IBM ThinkPad T41 Notebook

IBM Thinkpad T23 Won't Start

Do you have a hard drive install??\015\012laptop need a hard drive to start up. the one time start up you see before is just a accident.\015\012as far as battery not charge, that is the porblem ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook

I have a battery charging problem on my Gateway Solo1450 laptop. The battery is new and gave me 30 minutes of battery only run time after taht it would not charge. I set the commands (Enabled) in the BIOS but it did no good. Any suggestions? Thank you for your help Peter

Hi, if the battery is new then you need to start looking at things like the charger. If the old battery was used for a long time, and as they have only a few months life span then this puts extra work on the charger due to the fact that when the batt ... Gateway Solo 1450 Notebook

Wont charge my compaq presario r3000 wont charge. its plugged in but when i unplug it it immediatly turns off. the battery life constantly says 3%. it wont drop from that or get any higher. in the bottom right hand corner it says ac power but like i said it wont charge.

It could be that your battery is defective/worn out. If the computer just shuts off immediately (doesnt try to hibernate/standby) then you're likely looking at replacing the battery. They can suddenly do things like this if a cell shorts out in the ... Compaq Presario R3000 Notebook

Battery fully charged, or is it.

Good Day Blunty,\015\012\015\012It's one of two things, the more likely of the two is that that battery is totaly shot, laptop battery's are usually only good for 1.5 years then loose there ability to retain a charge. It sounds like that one's just d ... Compaq Armada M700 Notebook

Defintely getting power, but not switching on.

There are several possibilities. Let's start with the easiest two. First the battery, take it out and try starting up only with the power supply. Then the memory chips. If a memory chip fails it can cause a no start in IBM's. Take the memory out and ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

Charging IBM R40 Battery

... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

Wont Charge I have an HP Compaq 6510b, It wont charge with the a/c adapter only when I have it on the docking station. I have purchased two batteries and two a/c adapters and nothing works, can you help?

Does the laptop power on and load the operating system when the AC adapter is connected without having a battery installed or having the laptop in the docking bay? If so, then the problem is either with the battery or the internal charging circuit. ... HP PC Laptops

Dell laptop wont run with power cord and wont charge battery

Could be the A/C connector on the mother board this would have to be replaced by a TECH if your cord is good and you have voltage coming out of the end of the cord that plugs in to the laptop then your A/C connector on the mother bord is bad and its ... HP Pavilion zd8000 Notebook

IBM T23 Thinkpad battery does not charge

If you have some electronic skills and are not afraid to open up your laptop then I might have a solution for this. It could be a known problem in T23 where one component is loosen from the mainboard and in that case it can be fixed with a soldering ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook

Dell inspiron 1501

Hi thereTake the battery out and start the laptop up on AC power only, set the correct date, time and time zone, shut down the PC and remove the power jack, wait about 30 seconds then power it up on AC only again, If the date and time has chang ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

Dell 9400 battery problem

Hi bockobulb,There's a good chance if the casing got damaged that the connector that connects the battery pack to the system was also damaged. First I'd suggest trying another compatible battery pack if you can get your hands on one. Be ... Dell Inspiron 9400 Notebook

Charging it doesnt want to charge the battery and wont run off ac power . the battery is bad but it still wont run on ac power

Laptops must have a good battery in order to operate. If you take a good laptop, and remove the battery but leave it plugged in to AC it will not run.. Go out and get a new battery and you should be fine. ... PC Laptops

Gateway mx6955 laptop wont charge

... Gateway MX6955 Notebook

R51 will only start on battery.

Well it sound pretty much like power is not reaching the laptop components so neither the computer turns nor charges the battery using the power adaptor. You mention that you used the power adaptor from other laptop (hopefully same model he he) so it ... IBM ThinkPad R51 Notebook

Ibm thinkpad 600x battery wont charge

... IBM ThinkPad 600X Notebook

Satelite m115 s3094 will not work on AC adapter

Here's a possible solution... the power supply pin that is on the laptop should be slightly bent to make a proper connection. do the same for the battery contacts. do not apply excessive pressure as the pins will break. good luck! ... PC Laptops
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.5881 seconds