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Old 06-21-2011, 07:12 PM
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Originally Posted by ssj View Post
My SA told me that the battery requires freeway driving to recharge adequately. He said 20-30 mile drive would be adequate. Unfortunately there are several of us who drive in stop/go rush hour - even if on the freeway most of the time. He said that was inadequate and recommended I charge the battery once weekly.
What your SA told you sounds like pure BS to me and if indeed it is true then this is a serious flaw that reflects poor engineering and design. Charge the battery once a week?
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