- 1 How long should I charge my Sonicare toothbrush?
- 2 How long does Sonicare battery last?
- 3 How does the Philips Sonicare charger work?
- 4 Can I leave my electric toothbrush on charge overnight?
- 5 Should I keep my toothbrush on the charger?
- 6 Why do toothbrushes take so long to charge?
- 7 How do I know if my toothbrush is charging?
- 8 Can I replace the battery in my Sonicare toothbrush?
- 9 Why is the yellow light flashing on my Sonicare toothbrush?
- 10 What do you do if your Sonicare won’t charge?
- 11 How can I charge my electric toothbrush without a shaver socket?
- 12 Why is my Sonicare toothbrush vibrates on charger?
- 13 Why has my Sonicare toothbrush stopped working?
How long should I charge my Sonicare toothbrush?
It can take up to 24 hours before your Philips Sonicare toothbrush is fully charged. To avoid an empty battery, you can always leave your toothbrush on the charger between brushings.
How long does Sonicare battery last?
Philips says the battery lasts 3 weeks on a charge. This is vastly superior compared on a similar toothbrush that uses a Ni-MH. I actually bought this toothbrush to replace a sonicare with a lithium ion battery that I had for 10 years.
How does the Philips Sonicare charger work?
A moving magnetic field creates a current in a wire. The changing magnetic field from the coil of wire in the charger generates a current in the coil of wire in the toothbrush. The electric current from the coil of wire in the electric toothbrush charges the battery.
Can I leave my electric toothbrush on charge overnight?
Whether you have an Oral-B, Sonicare or Colgate toothbrush, one way to ensure your brush is fully charged is to leave it on charge for a long period of time. In most instances, manufacturers do suggest it is safe to leave your brush on the charging stand at all times.
Should I keep my toothbrush on the charger?
It is perfectly safe to disconnect the power and leave the brush fitted to the charging stand. Doing so will keep the toothbrush upright and reduce any potential risk and damage to the toothbrush. Leaving the power cable connected is generally fine also, but it is not necessarily required.
Why do toothbrushes take so long to charge?
Because they are used in water there is no direct contact with the charger, in other words they are contactless a bit like some of the new mobile phones. This takes longer.
How do I know if my toothbrush is charging?
The best way to check whether these brushes are charging is to pick the toothbrush up off the charger after 30 mins and switch it on, if it comes to life you know that the juice is flowing and can switch it off and leave it on the charging stand for the full 16 hours it needs to retain a full charge.
Can I replace the battery in my Sonicare toothbrush?
The rechargeable battery inside your Philips Sonicare Toothbrush cannot be replaced. If you are discarding your Sonicare Toothbrush, you can remove its battery to recycle it.
Why is the yellow light flashing on my Sonicare toothbrush?
Once your brush head is no longer effective or are worn out, the Brush Head Replacement reminder icon on the handle will blink amber. This indicates that it is recommended to change your brush head.
What do you do if your Sonicare won’t charge?
If the battery will not recharge, the entire Sonicare toothbrush must be replaced. Place the bottom of the Sonicare toothbrush into the charger. Plug the charger into a live outlet. Allow the toothbrush to charge for 24 hours.
How can I charge my electric toothbrush without a shaver socket?
Electric toothbrush no shaving socket 7 You can buy adapters that go in a normal plug socket but have two pins in them for the toothbrush charger. I have an adaptor plug for mine I think you can buy them in the supermarkets.
Why is my Sonicare toothbrush vibrates on charger?
Sonicare vibrates on charger When placing a Sonicare toothbrush onto a charging stand that has already been connected to the power supply the handle will usually vibrate quickly once or twice as well as produce 2 beep sounds to confirm it is now charging on the stand. This is normal behaviour.
Why has my Sonicare toothbrush stopped working?
The power button is stuck Toothpaste residue can build up in the small gap around the power button. This might cause the power button to get stuck and not function properly. Clean the power button and the area around it with a damp cloth to make sure it is free of debris.