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I have a 3G small Kindle that I bought in 2011. I haven't

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I have a 3G small Kindle that I bought in 2011. I haven't used it for a while. It would not recharge. I found out that this has happened to someone else also.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: E-Readers
Expert:  MD.SADIQUE replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Sadique. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Do you see any indication that it's charging?

Or it's completely dead.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It is completely dead. Have tried to charge for several days and it does not charge.
Expert:  MD.SADIQUE replied 1 year ago.

For how long it was left unused.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
About 6 months
Expert:  MD.SADIQUE replied 1 year ago.

It verifies the battery has died and needs replacement.

Expert:  MD.SADIQUE replied 1 year ago.

The only option left is to replace the battery.For that you have to send it to Amazon because amazon directly supports and services the Kindle. You'll need to call them, and obtain an RA# ***** to sending it. In some cases, Amazon will not repair the Kindle and instead will offer a refurbished one at a lesser cost. Here is the link for Kindle Service and Warranty information along with their phone number.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your help.
Expert:  MD.SADIQUE replied 1 year ago.

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