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New iFixit battery won't accept a charge

I just replaced a battery in my iPhone 4S using this kit - iPhone 4S Replacement Battery

Everything went very smooth. No apparent problems. Phone powers on just fine but will not take a charge. I've tried 2 different cables. Nothing happens at all. I tried plugging the USB into my PC and I get a warning of "Power surge on the USB port."

Then I get this window afterward:

What's going on?

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iPhone 4S Replacement Battery


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Hit up iFixit, and get a relacement battery

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Could be just the charging port. Try this or order from another mobile repair store.

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Sam Graves will be eternally grateful.
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