Dell batteries need breaking in: fully charge the notebook battery, discharge
it down to 20% remaining and then fully charge it again, repeat 3-4 times to
break-in the notebook battery and get it to charge to its maximum
impact, drop, crush, pierce, throw or hit your Dell laptop battery pack,
as it can damage the battery cell inside.
Ions can be ruined if the voltage drops below a certain level, avoid letting
your notebook battery drain completely and repeatedly.
store your Dell laptop away for extended periods with the battery attached.
Please remove the replacement Dell battery pack from the notebook before
storing it away.
charge/discharge battery up to 4 cycles before achieving full capacity of a new
and discharge the replacement Dell laptop battery every two to three weeks for