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Problem with my charger/battery [VIDEO]

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ryanm123, Apr 19, 2014.

  1. ryanm123

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    Has anyone ever seen this issue before? I just received my Dji Phantom (1) in the mail today I flew it twice, no crashes. I did not put the positive in the negative slot or anything that I wasn't instructed to do. Can anyone tell me if its my charger or my battery or how to fix this? I searched the internet high and low with no success! I have been lurking this forum for a few weeks and I plan to become and active member! Thank you so much!
    Ryan

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  2. EMCSQUAR

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    set your charger to LIPO
     
  3. ryanm123

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    It is set on LIPO and 3A :(
     
  4. ryanm123

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    Does anyone have any idea?
     
  5. kydan

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    the stock charger sucks.

    Get a better one. I have a ThunderAC6. If you stay in this hobby, you will eventually need a better charger. My stock phantom charger would never balance charge completely.
     
  6. ryanm123

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    I have read a lot about the stock charger sucking haha. I just paid 500 dollars for this and I get 2 flights... Kind of ridiculous to me! So I am hoping Dgi will send me a replacement charger regardless if I am going to purchase a new one!
     
  7. ryanm123

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    Been on hold with DJI for 37 minutes now and I am still caller number 28! Started at 47


    Wish me luck!
     
  8. ryanm123

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    RESOLVED!
    It was the battery! The nice people at Hobbytown charged it on Nicd for a few seconds then switched it to lipo. Fixed! Wonder how it happened though?