These Files contain exercises and tutorials to improve your practical skills, at all levels! I tried all options but none worked. Battery had 12.5V. Get them fixed under warranty! If the same fault occurs then you have a faulty battery, if the problem does not happen on a different charger then it is likely a faulty battery charger. It is fairly new (the other battery works fine). Members. My OP400 charger repeatedly stops charging after about 15 minutes and all lights go dark. Glad it worked for you! or Best Offer. that these cost more than the appliance to replace. 3 good, 2 with completely dead cells, and one with good cells and a bad board. Is the battery getting hot? + to T1 = 39.9 volts I want to replace them. After 4 minutes I put it in the good charger and it fully charged! I put the battery on and off the charge about 20 times. Rendered by PID 6079 on r2-app-09c19b42f871b9068 at 2021-01-09 23:05:56.753715+00:00 running d8cca48 country code: IT. The battery lights on the battery do not show up at all and when I put it on the charger it goes to green as if the battery is fully charged. Are the terminals dirty? It’s hard. Has anyone experienced this? But best to double check your manual. Either way you put your battery in the charger and all you get is a flashing red light, which according to the label on the charger means your battery is defective. recharged the battery and tried again with no results. Can the cells be replaced, making it new again, if this continues to happen? [–]Sabnitron 2 points3 points4 points 9 months ago (1 child). I have a P104 lithium battery that shows full charge on both the charger and on the battery, but will not work when placed in any of my Ryobi tools. There is … Keep the comments on-topic, you can make jokes, it's fine, just don't go off the rails. Hi Bill, if your batteries are too hot or cold then they may not take charge until the temperature normalizes. It has 2 “charge light dot” visible when looking at the charge of the battery, but only one “charge light dot” when in the appliance (lawnmower in this case.) I can;t find any info with the code you included – can you provide a model of the battery itself? It says you push the button on the bottom, but it doesn’t move (like doesn’t go in or out) and I can’t get the battery off. It shows as fully charged but when it’s used in only runs the tools for a few minutes and then quits. However unplugging the charger from the 110v for about 30 seconds and then plugging the charger back in, does reset it and it will continue charging for about another 15 minutes. I have a Kobalt 40v charger and battery that aren't working. Yes I did get the situation resolved. Just bought tjhe ryobi 40v mower and after charging all night, I used the next mor ing and the charged last 10-15 min. I tried drying the battery out in the sun but no luck getting it to charge. What can be done to fix this?? So I have a battery that I am trying to charge from being completely dead, the charging dock is blinking red for testing, and after awhile the battery itself is now blinking on the screen that shows battery power. Compatible with all Ryobi 40 Volt lithium-ion tools RY40200 RY40403 RY40204 RY40530 RY40460 RY40180 RY40250 and Ryobi 40 volt lithium battery chargers OP403A OP401A OP406A P137A OP404A ZROP401A OP400A RY40440. So if that is the case, whatâs my answer? Hi John, it could be a faulty battery? Fix option 1 does not show underneath the 40 volt batteries the positive and negative wires hook up. Hi Christine, the manual should tell you how to get it out. But hey it was still good soldering practice! I don’t think it’s charging because the “charged” light has not come on and it’s been on for several hours. Just trying to find a quick fix, so I donât have to purchase a new or used battery! Any thoughts? Is it possible the battery is frozen inside, & wonât budge? Ashley, your comment has made my day! Does that sound like the battery or the charger? [–]chimichangaman07[S] 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children). Replacement batteries are certainly not cheap, and most of us will want to avoid the need to buy a new battery if at all possible. It’s showing 19 volts more or less with a volt meter. I picked up one of these units. Still doesn’t make sense logically – but am going with their recommendation to replace battery. What can I do? Unfortunately, electronics and water don’t mix. I also experienced a battery failure, under warranty, and Ryobi shipped a replacement battery and charger. Put it back on the charger to get back to full, start trimming again and it does the same thing. fixedKobalt 40v Charger and battery not working (self.fixit), submitted 9 months ago by chimichangaman07. Kobalt 40 Volt Charger and Battery Troubleshooting - YouTube Rule of thumb, if there's any reasonable chance you could get hurt or killed if something went awry you'll probably be directed to find yourself an expert. The LED on the charger won't even light up when plugged in. The terminals may be covered on your battery – but I would not recommend that fix unless you have some knowledge in electronics and batteries. Any insight as to what could help fix this would be awesome. When placed in either of my devices it will not work. As with any DIY fix with cordless tool batteries – it does have some dangers involved. First thing I would do is clean the terminals on the battery and the charger. Amazon has other batteries such as Ryobi OP4030, or Lasica OP4050A. Whether you have a Ryobi cordless mower, a pole saw or one of the many other tools available, a common problem with Ryobi batteries is when the charger shows green and red flashing lights.. Well don’t panic yet because it isn’t always a sign that your battery needs replacing. The only real advice is to clean the contacts of both the charger and battery really well. On the right side (looking as if you are pushing the mower) at the handle/mower connection, there is a small switch that must be activated to tell the mower the handle is fully set in the “use” position, not the “fold for storage” position. Aaron, thank you, Fix Option #3 worked like charm for my Ryobi 40V. Thanks. I would doubt if it was used more than once or twice. The third, flashes on the very first light. If it doesn’t appear to be charing, then I would take both the charger and battery to Home Depot to get them to check it. Use a DC power supply set at the same voltage as the battery and connect the positive output to the positive battery terminal and the negative output to the negative battery terminal. why would battery charger light stay green if battery is defective (only charges to 18 v)? Or if I had another charger from a different manufacturer with the correct voltage does anyone know what the electrical connections are inside the battery that need to be connected to. It is possible (but not likely) that the motor could have burned out. Does the battery go flat when the mower cuts out? I am having trouble removing the battery from my Ryobi weed cutter. My 40v weed whacker does that when using the edger if it gets overtaxed. Do you have another battery to try in the tool? Where could I go to get them repaired? It just stopped working this week when i was trimming my grass with the trimmer. Its probably a dead battery. still not working, any suggestions? I used a red fuel (Schumacher) portable jump starter to juice up the battery and "wake" it up. Put in charger all lights on battery come on, one flashing, and charger green light flashes for a minute then goes solid greenâfull charge. Above all else: Be Excellent to Each Other, Kobalt 40v Charger and battery not working. I would think that a new battery would solve your problems. The problem is that the battery is completely dead. Thanks. I have a couple of these batteries that are faulty. Any suggestions? Not an overheating problem as the batteries do not get hot.. seems like a current issue. So I hooked one of the motors directly to the battery leads, nothing again. Thanks for sharing your insight. Hi Emily, I would suggest contacting support for this one. Tell them your problem, and ask them if you can see and try the battery removal process for each model. I would guess its likely the battery though. Replacement for Ryobi 40 Volt Lithium Battery/Ryobi 40 Volt Battery OP4050A, Rechargeable Lithium Battery Type, 40V Voltage, 6000 mAh Capacity: Ideal for Ryobi 40V Blowers, Mowers, Weed Eater, Trimmer, and Chain Saws, etc. It charges according to the the charger lights. I got it to work briefly, but just a bit. battery reads 18v dc across terminals. It was a wonderful machine and used it all last year without any issues. That’s a tough one – it could be the battery or the actually trimmer itself. Don’t do this if not comfortable with electronic. I learned to unplug the charger on hot days when I was using the battery after that the tool ran fine. When I plug a battery into the charger, the charger flashes green 6 times, then red, green, red, then the light goes out. I have another one that charges to 2 notches and I can use if for a bit, but when it dies, it still shows 2 notches. Sounds very similar to an overheating problem. Glad it worked! thanks! I have a Royobi 40402 40V blower. When the charger is empty and first plugged in, it showed flashing red light ( the manual says it should be steady red light). So, Aaron. Is this a bad charger and is there a fix? Thank you so much. You can see a video guide on how to do this here. If you want to ask my advice directly, feel free to send me an email at aaron (at) www.essentialhomeandgarden.com or leave a comment below and I will do what I can to help. I have a 40 volt 5 ah Ryobi battery. I then checked voltages of the battery as follows: I’m so stoked! Eventually, this results in enough charge for the battery charger to resume normal charging operation. This is the second season I’m using this mower and I left the battery on charge all winter. Haven’t tested that out. You need to work out if it is the charger of the battery that is playing up. How do I go about this, will I need something as a support underneith with the sealant? When I use a voltmeter the charged battery reads approx 38 volts. Join. Have a trimmer. So let me ask you, if my battery is dead, is there no other way to bring it back to life, short of re-building the parts, which I have no knowledge of? It’s good practice to remove the batteries from the charger – so it could have caused problems. It must have been unused too long in the first place. Seems like a memory issue. What does the red blinking light on my Ryobi battery charger mean? I would say its likely that it is a dead battery. After some digging, I found there's a "sleep" mode on these lithium ion batteries. There are ways to attempt to fix this problem; take a look at the possible fixes below. Is there a date code anywhere? It’s dented in, and I can’t think of any way to grip it and reshape it. Any idea’s. The entire unit, battery and weed eater are both in exceptional condition. In this video we look inside of two Kobalt 40V Max Batteries and Charger. How old is it? I just pulled out my 10 month old 40v battery lawn mower (April now). I tried the solution #3, out & in for 30 minutes, but the red & green lights keep flashing. Patience is required here – so read these instructions carefully and find somewhere comfortable to sit! Page 5: Warranty This Kobalt charger is warranted for the original user to be free from defects in material and workmanship. The first one showed as faulty on the charger. So here I am 2 months later, the new charger is doing the same thing (SOLID RED) which is the indicator for “defective”. Thanks, Sarah. Re-insert the battery into the charger again and repeat steps 2-3. You could try testing the output voltage with a multimeter to see if there is voltage present. There is a problem with the battery pack. I eventually tried a different charger and it took a charge! When it went to solid green I took the battery out of the charger and pressed the button at the end of the battery to indicate how much charge it has and it doesn’t display anything at all. Or what is the actual âkeyâ do doing step 3? This might just be … Replacement generic battery did same thing. Then when I plugged the batteries back on their chargers, the light blinks just red on both. I have a general idea what to do but I'd like the best results so I'd appreciate some direction from yall. We solved this by having one person depress the button and pull, while another person pushes the battery out. I attached It to the trimmer and It did not work obviously because It is not charged. So much so, I purchased a La Crosse charger and have greatly extended my battery lifes and recovered many previously dead cells. kobalt 40-volt 2.5ah amp hours rechargeable lithium ion (li-ion) cordless power equipment battery Average Rating: ( 4.4 ) stars out of 5 stars 10 ratings , based on 10 reviews 8 comments Any thoughts? Please explain as I see no terminals. At this time what can I do? Best bet is to give the manufacturer a call and find out. Either way, it can’t hurt to try it as they suggested – worst case you take it back and exchange it for a new one. Fantastic, I plugged my battery in and unplugged it 3 times and now it is fully charged. Praise the Lord! my Ryobi trimmer stopped working after the string coiled up twice, jamming in between. Hello Iâve got a Ryobi 40v battery that has been great up until lately it shows all green on the battery but dead in the leave blower. Hopefully this will let future readers learn from our collective successes. Is there a chance for recovery. Thank you thank you thank you! It does this over and over. Hi Sharon, Sorry but it does sound more like a charger issue to me. You were right. The only thing that I can think of is that you have accidentally bumped one of the contacts out of place? I have two Ryobi 40 volt Lith to run a chainsaw, 1 battery shows fully charged both on the charger and on the lights on the battery but will not even try to run the saw, the second battery shows defective on the charger ( red & green Lights flashing) with only one light on on the battery but runs the saw just fine. 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