People with battery problems

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Nipz, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. Nipz macrumors 65816


    Nov 1, 2006
    For thoses people who have battery problems with any MBP i was just wondering how Apple dealt with it. I have a new MBP with a battery that is draining faster than i can type and told Apple and they have sent me a new one which i should get in 5-7 working days. Personally dont see why it takes to long but hey!

    How has everyone elses problems been resolved?
  2. greenbreadmmm macrumors regular

    Jun 4, 2007
    after 9 months and about 40 charges with my sony battery i had 30% health they sent me a new one. now 9 months latter with again a sony battery i am at 90% health, which is after 50 cycles. so im worried this one is going to die again in the near future and im sure this time apple wont pay for it.
  3. Neil321 macrumors 68040


    Nov 6, 2007
    Britain, Avatar Created By Bartelby
    Had a battery in a spare MBP expand so much it blew the casing phoned Apple explained the situation told them the health cycle counts received a new one 2 days later
  4. broncopde macrumors 6502

    May 12, 2007
    Conway, AR
    Wirelessly posted (iPod touch: Mozilla/5.0 (iPod; U; CPU iPhone OS 2_2 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/525.18.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.1.1 Mobile/5G77 Safari/525.20)

    If after 50 charges it is at 90% health, why are you worried?

    The only "issue" I've had is my PowerBook battery was recalled. I didn't notice a problem with mine, but it was in the serial number range so I swapped it with apple for a new one.

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