What does F03 mean on a Black and Decker battery charger?
Internal Open Cell – Have battery
What does the fault code on my battery charger mean?
|Fault Codes||Meaning of Fault Code|
|F03||Internal Open Cell – Have battery checked by certified auto service center. Battery Voltage Tool Low to Accept Charge – Have battery checked by certified auto service repair.|
What does FO3 mean on my battery charger?
An FO3 code supposedly means that the battery has an internal fault or is sulphated, so the first time I got that FO3 fault, I wasted my money and purchased a new battery. This battery charger is totally worthless and will be soon replaced by a Battery Tender Plus.
Why is my battery charger showing fault?
It means the charger has stopped working and is not charging the battery and we had to buy a new one, check out the internet and ask your question, we did and it gave a real good explanation.
What does Flo mean on a Black and Decker battery charger?
According to the instruction manual, when the battery is completely charged the unit automatically goes into float charge. (FLO) This means you battery is fully charged and the charger will only charge to keep the voltage up.
What does code F03 mean on battery charger?
Internal Open Cell
F03 Internal Open Cell – Have battery checked by certified auto service centre. Sulphated Condition – Battery needs to be reconditioned. Have battery checked by certified auto centre. Battery Charge Rate is Set Too Low – Set charger to higher charge rate.
How does Black and Decker battery charger work?
The Black and Decker BCD-15 offers an interesting alternative called “battery reconditioning”. In this mode, the charger sends pulses of electricity through the batteries at a frequency which is said to dissolve the sulfate coating that builds up on the lead plates.
What does battery charger F04 mean?
F04 OVERTIME CONDITION – Battery will not accept a charge after 18 hours of continuous charging. Battery may have internal damage. Have battery chacked by certified auto service center. BATTERY CHARGE RATE IS SET TOO LOW – Set charger to higher charge rate.
How do I know if my battery charger is not working?
Touch the ground lead (the black lead) on the voltmeter to the negative (or ground) lead on the charger. The voltage output on the voltmeter should be the same as the voltage setting on the charger. If it is not, the charger is malfunctioning and must be replaced.
How do you recondition a battery?
How to Recondition a Car Battery
- Remove the battery and remove the rubber that protects the caps. Then, remove the caps as well.
- Fill a battery with the distilled water and recharge it.
- You can also try to replace the acid inside a battery and mix a new acid with the distilled water.