Having problems with your Black & Decker AV1200 DustBuster Handheld Vacuum ?


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I am not certain about this specific battery, however, if many batteries are unused for a long period of time, they can not be rejuvenated.
\012Try the switch in each position for 24 hours and if there is no action, it is probably not worth repairing.
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