New Aurora 9, not holding charge
I just received my new Aurora 9 from Tower Hobbies last week. Having issues with the battery staying charged. After fully charging (using supplied battery and charger) overnight to 8.4 volts and trying to program unit, it fully discharges in about 20 minutes.
Charger LED goes from bright red to "dim" red 8-10 hrs later.
Tried recharging several cycles, but it still happens. You can actually watch the screen meter going down in voltage. Can't risk using radio like this.
Either bad drain or bad battery pack? I'll have to contact Tower Hobbies, just thought Vendor may comment if monitoring this forum.
Hitec USA is Importer & Distributor for the North and South America.
Have already answered under exisiting thread on the RCG Radio forum:
Brand new Aurora - Instant Battery Drain
Please now refer to:
Hitec Warranty & Service - homepage.
Note: Hitec USA only services North/South America and Canada.
"Hitec USA customer service department is available Monday through Friday*
from 7am- 4:30 pm Pacific time. Reach us at 858.748.8440 or
email@example.com any time you have a question"
• If you are from a country that is outside North and South America, please contact the
Hitec distributor in your country for service.
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