• Measure the battery voltage with a tester. The tester should indicate more than 12.5 - 12.6 V (DC), as shown. If the battery voltage is lower than specification, charge the battery with a battery charger.
Initial charging for a new battery is recommended if two years have elapsed since the date of manufacture.
Was this article helpful?
You can now recondition your old batteries at home and bring them back to 100 percent of their working condition. This guide will enable you to revive All NiCd batteries regardless of brand and battery volt. It will give you the required information on how to re-energize and revive your NiCd batteries through the RVD process, charging method and charging guidelines.