I have a 2005 G-4 1.25 mg & all I get is 94%. --- James Paul Manley Albuquerque, New Mexico Jim Manley's Photoshop Elements Page http://www.geocities.com/jim_p_manley/index.html On Apr 9, 2006, at 1:17 PM, Howard Pettigrew wrote: > Ron, if I was still getting 94% after a year, I would think myself > very lucky. Depending on how much you are using your laptop - > plugging into power, running on battery, etc effects how much life > you get out of your battery. I've just had to replace my battery > after 2 years as it would only last for 10-12 minutes, but i abuse > the hang out of my laptop! One thing that is recommended and that > is to ensure the battery is calibrated correctly, when you first > get the laptop, you should charge it right up and then run it > completely down, past the 10 minute warning until it dies. Then > plug back in again and use as normal. Hope this helps > H > On 10/04/2006, at 1:21 AM, Ron Reames wrote: > >> I have a G4 iBook, a little over a year old. >> The battery only charges now to 94%. Is this normal?