Clamshell iBook battery problem -
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Advertise

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old Oct 7th, 2002, 07:00 PM   #1
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 802

Is there a doctor in the house? I have a 366SE clamshell iBook in which the battery no longer charges when connected to the AC power source. Has anyone any advice to offer on the fix for this. I've reset the PRAM -no change. (You needn't practise medicine to chime in here.) Thanks in advance.
LGBaker is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Oct 7th, 2002, 08:06 PM   #2
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 45


I am assuming your machine does run off of AC power. If so, It is likely a dead battery or your PMU/charge board. All you have to do is swap out your battery to eliminate one of those two. Let me know f you need a charge board.

Ron W is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Oct 7th, 2002, 08:51 PM   #3
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 802

Thanks doctor! The battery is charging up a storm right this minute. I had some crashing problems with an ethernet hub and had to reboot the hard way several times. The remedy was to reset the power manager as the doctor indicated and the patient is recovering nicely.
LGBaker is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
iBook battery replacement cptnkirk Anything Mac 3 Nov 23rd, 2005 03:34 PM
ibook battery: how do I use properly Paul O'Keefe Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting 3 Nov 19th, 2005 01:31 PM
iBook G4 battery issues? autopilot Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting 1 Jun 19th, 2005 12:22 PM
g4 ibook battery in a g3? darkscot Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting 2 Jan 25th, 2005 02:57 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:21 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999 - 2012, All rights reserved. ehMac is not affiliated with Apple Inc. Mac, iPod, iTunes, iPhone, Apple TV are trademarks of Apple Inc. Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 2 Urban living in Toronto!