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Hi, I have my MBP now for about a week and has had 4 charge cycles, but I charged it only once and coconut says the MBP is 19 months old, can anyone tell me what's wrong with this picture, it also charges up until 96%.


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Since the machine is only a weeks old, I would let Apple sort this out. Take it on in to your local Apple store (make an appointment first) and let the genius bar look at it.

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Thx for your reply, i think I will do that.

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must be something wrong since your current maximum charge is above the original max charge.

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You know, that's what I noticed too, but I discarded the thought that something serious would be wrong here, a mistake.
Shucks!! now I have to bring it back, probably.
Or is this something I can wait on.

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The battery problem seems to have corrected itself... for now.
It's at a 100 % again, doing fine.
Keep you posted here.
Thanks for all replies...

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Did you calibrate the battery?

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With the adaptor plugged in green light on with 96 - 99% showing the battery will not be charging but once it gets to 95 - 96 it kicks in and charges back to 100% Your Coconut battery shows charger connected but not charging, so i would watch it for a few cycles before getting too worried about it.
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Did you calibrate the battery?
I don't think I'm familiar with calibrating batteries...

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I don't think I'm familiar with calibrating batteries...
Apple Portables: Calibrating your computer's battery for best performance

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