DonAithnen (donaithnen) wrote,
DonAithnen
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If i leave my car parked on the roof on a sunny afternoon by 5:30 the batteries in my mp3 players will be _very_ hot. If i try to start the mp3 players they'll power up, play a couple seconds of audio, and then automatically power down again. If i cool the batteries down (by painfully holding them in my hands until they're not scorchingly hot anymore) the mp3 players work fine. It's possible that there's some other interaction going on, but battery temperature sure seems like the leading culprit.
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