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Canon 511a battery problem solved

MikeA 13 1.3k England
13 Oct 2009 9:39AM
After charging my 5D batteries they would intermittently discharge rapidly / not hold charge.
The problem was traced to the battery charger, I have two one was working correctly and the other not.
The charger that was not operating correctly had one of the spring loaded contact pins stuck down causing a poor contact, once released the charger started to operate normally. Glad I did not order two new batteries before I found the real problem.
So check those contacts if you are having battery problems Smile

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