- 1 Can you change the battery in a Philips Sonicare toothbrush?
- 2 How long does Sonicare battery last?
- 3 What do you do if your Sonicare won’t charge?
- 4 How do I reset my Philips Sonicare battery?
- 5 Can a Sonicare toothbrush be repaired?
- 6 Can you replace the battery in an electric toothbrush?
- 7 How do you dispose of Sonicare batteries?
- 8 Why is my Sonicare toothbrush not working?
- 9 Why is my Sonicare toothbrush beeping?
- 10 Why does my Sonicare toothbrush keep turning on?
- 11 Can I leave my electric toothbrush on charge overnight?
- 12 Should I leave my Sonicare on the charger?
- 13 Why is the yellow light flashing on my Sonicare toothbrush?
Can you change the battery in a Philips 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.
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.
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 do I reset my Philips Sonicare battery?
Instructions on how to reset your Sonicare toothbrush
- Place your handle on the charger.
- Press and hold the power button together with the intensity button (intensity up) and the mode button for at least 2 seconds.
- You will hear 3 beeps and see the battery light flashing green.
Can a Sonicare toothbrush be repaired?
If the fault with your electric toothbrush falls under the terms of the warranty and is within its warranty period, the Sonicare toothbrush repair will be free. Often, Sonicare will send out a replacement brush to replace your faulty one, rather than have you wait for the broken Sonicare toothbrush to be repaired.
Can you replace the battery in an electric toothbrush?
No, you cannot replace the battery in your Oral-B electric toothbrush. The battery is contained within the electronics of the toothbrush handle and the unit is then sealed to keep it water tight.
How do you dispose of Sonicare batteries?
Separate the metal portions of the toothbrush from the plastic portions of the toothbrush. Put the metal portions in the appropriate recycling container and the plastic portions in the appropriate recycling container if your local recycling agency or electronics recycling agency recycles electric toothbrushes.
Why is my Sonicare toothbrush not working?
Clean the power button and the area around it with a damp cloth to make sure it is free of debris. Try another appliance in the same outlet. If that appliance is also not working, the issue might be at the outlet. Try a different outlet to fully charge your Philips Sonicare Toothbrush.
Why is my Sonicare toothbrush beeping?
If you see the battery indicator light (below the modes) blinking, or if you hear a beep, it means that your toothbrush is charging. Fully charge your Philips Sonicare Toothbrush for 24 hours. Make sure that you use the original charger that came with your Philips Sonicare Toothbrush.
Why does my Sonicare toothbrush keep turning on?
There could be a failed seal either at the button or at the top of your toothbrush that has allowed water to go in. It’s possible that the circuit board is wet from the ruined seal causing the button contacts to go on at random times. I’ve seen this happen with my sonicare toothbrush.
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 leave my Sonicare on the charger?
You can always keep your Philips Sonicare Toothbrush on a plugged-in charger between brushing. This will not affect the battery lifespan of your toothbrush.
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.