Laptop Battery Doesn't Last 8 Hours Anymore

  juno444444 10:02 22 Sep 2007
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Hi I have a Dell M140. The battery used to last over 8 hours but now it seems to die in less than an hour. And I really need it for travel purposes.

Is there any way to repair this?

I think it's a 9-cell battery, and it's properties say:

Chemistry: LION

Battery Name: Dell FC1416

Manufacturer: SMP SD12.4

Thanks!

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:11 22 Sep 2007

8 hours!!! you must have been extremely lucky,

I have never had a laptop with batteries that last longer than 2hrs.

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  tullie 10:14 22 Sep 2007

Never harde of a battery lasting tnat long

  tullie 10:16 22 Sep 2007

Damn key board!!

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