The Kindle 3 was the 3rd generation of Kindle produced by Amazon. It can in a WI-FI or 3G configuration with 4 GB of internal storage.

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Strange issues with my Kindle 3

Hi everyone,

I will tell u the problems right now....

My kindle 3 showed the following screen "EMPTY BATTERY", so i tried to charged it for several hours and that seemed to work. Orange LED turned to Green LED and the kindle was alive. After a few pages, the screen froze on the sleep mode and the GREEN LED turned off. I tried to charge it again, and i saw the same result as before, but now, the LED is everytime green and it turn OFF after 5/7 seconds with a blanked page on the screen. Now im using m,y kindle while it is in charge, if i remove it to the charge, it will freeze and turn off again? any solutions? if the LED is Green, then the problem isn't the battery?

Thank YOU!

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It seems as though the battery is failing to hold the charge and needs to be replaced. Even rechargeable batteries have a lifespan.

Here is a link to the ifixit Kindle 3 Battery Replacement guide.

Battery suppliers are available online.

Just search for Kindle 3 battery to find one that suits you best.

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