Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Plugged in Car-charger - smoke out of my box - no charging
From: Fred Maxwell (rockbox_at_anti-spam.org)
> after I broke my old car-charger for my Archos Recorder, I bought a new
So what voltage had you selected?
> After I plugged it into my Archos, Smoke
That's never a good sign.
> Now it is actually still working - but charging the batteries does not
I hope that you have had enough sense to stop using the car adapter as
> Can this be fixed?
Probably, provided the parts are available (which they probably are).
> Is it this "soldering the charging circuit"-something
> Is there maybe a description for it or
Mechanic? No. You need to find someone who services electronics, like
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