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My casio ex z8 battery keeps flashing red when i try to charge it, its less than 1 year old.


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You can jump start the battery by taking a piece of speaker wire (any wire) and contacting it to a 9-volt battery for 30-60 seconds. Make sure to contact the positive to positive and negative to negative, or you may short the battery. After jump starting it the battery should charge as normal.
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