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Batteries not automatically discharging

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by HD pilot, Oct 5, 2015.

  1. HD pilot

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    Ok, so I fired up the Dji go app and adjusted the time to auto discharge to 1 day. I did this with both of my batteries as the weather is awful. I then left them for 36 hours. I have just gone back to them and they are both still fully charged? Anybody else have any experience to share with this? This is the first time I have attempted to use this feature
     
  2. bbfpv

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    It takes 2 days for the batteries to discharge to 65%. So considering that your batteries had only been discharging for around 12 hrs when you checked, that's approx 8%, and the status lights work in increments of 25%. And now that you checked the status by hitting the power button, the timer started over.
     
  3. HD pilot

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    Ok thanks. That seems like a crazy idea. How else are you meant to check them without disturbing the timer?
     
  4. Pete Leare

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    Just leave them alone and they will discharge every time. No need to 'check' them.. Just trust that it works - and it does
     
  5. HD pilot

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    Will do
     
  6. N017RW

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    Set them for one day.

    Wait 4 then check.

    This should give you confidence all is working OK.