Quip electronic brush is powered by a rechargeable battery that you can remove when dead and replace with a new one. Despite that the Quip battery can last 3 months on a single AAA battery replacement, you still need to change the battery at an appropriate time. Therefore, here in this article, we will discuss how to change battery in quip electronic brush.
The quip brush isn’t everlasting as it losses its charges over time when it is almost due for a replacement. Although the quip toothbrush batteries are also compatible with rechargeable AAA batteries. So, you can use it if you have one.
So, you can either replace the old battery with a AAA rechargeable battery or with a non-rechargeable battery. What is important is change your quip brush battery without damaging the motor.
Although the process to change your quip electronic brush battery is simple. But if after you’ve changed the quip toothbrush battery and it doesn’t work, you should consider troubleshooting it.
Therefor, you will also learn how to change battery in quip brush and how to troubleshoot your quip toothbrush if it’s not working after changing the battery.
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How to Charge Battery in Quip Brush
If you are using a rechargeable quip toothbrush, you can charge it when the battery runs low instead of getting a new battery as a replacement.
Therefore, follow the steps below to charge your quip battery when the battery becomes weak.
- Remove the quip toothbrush head and place it on a travel case.
- Insert the charger into the charging port on the electronic brush.
- Plug the charger’s adapter into your power source.
- Wait for the brush to charge fully.
- Once the charging is completed, remove the quip electronic toothbrush from the charge.
- Couple the brush head you placed on the travel case.
- Turn on the brush and see whether the battery isn’t weak again.
If this fixes the quip toothbrush battery, there is no need to get a battery replacement for your quip electronic brush. However, if the battery works for a couple of days and becomes weak, then you might have to get a replacement that would last for at least 3 months before the next charging.
How to Change Battery in Quip Toothbrush
When you have concluded that your quip toothbrush battery is weak and you are ready to get a replacement and change it, the steps below explain how to change a battery in a quip toothbrush.
- Remove the quip brush from the battery compartment.
- Remove the toothbrush motor and weak battery from the toothbrush.
- Insert your AAA negative (-) end battery into the quip battery with the (+) facing the region where the toothbrush is removed or detached from the bottom side.
- Insert the quip motor back into the brush in the correct way. If you are confused about how to insert the motor after detaching it, insert the motor following the arrow indication.
- Take the removed toothbrush from where you kept it and fix it back into the toothbrush until you hear a click to confirm that the brush has been fixed perfectly.
If everything is executed perfectly, your quip brush should be working now. However, before you start using the quip brush with the new battery, ensure that that AAA rechargeable battery is charged for about 3 hours or follow the instruction of the battery to confirm how long the battery should be charged before use.
Quip Brush Battery not Working after Replacement.
What if your quip brush isn’t working after replacing the battery? What can you do to fix this, or do you have to get a new quip brush? Well, here are some of the steps to take to troubleshoot your quip brush not working after battery replacement.
Remove your Quip Brush Head
First, remove the quip brush head from the motor and battery compartment to start with. To do this, you need to hold the head and handle in the opposite hands with the quip brush facing the other side instead of facing you.
Ensure that you place your thumb on the brush dots and remove the head from the quip in a slight arc motion. Do not snap the brush in a backward direction so that you will not damage it.
Clean the Brush Handle
A dirty quip handle could cause the brush from working perfectly. Therefore, it’s advisable to clean the handle. So, to do this, you need to ensure that there isn’t toothpaste residue on the brush.
And if you have added the toothpaste residue, wet the bristle of your old brush and remove the toothpaste residue on it with care.
However, if you do not have an old toothbrush, you can use it to clean the handle, damp your towel, and use it to clean the handle. This is a DIY at home you need to follow.
Wipe the Quip Brush Motor
If the quip brush motor is wet after changing the battery can damage the electronic toothbrush. And this can result in the quip brush not working problem.
Therefore, when your quip toothbrush isn’t working after you replaced the battery, disassemble the brush, take out the motor, get a towel and clean the motor from all wet or water substances in it. Don’t assemble the brush yet; wait until the motor is dried from any liquid, and then assemble it.
If your quip brush isn’t totally damaged, the steps above should help revive the brush if it’s not working after battery replacement.
So far, you have learned how to change battery in quip toothbrush and how to fix quip brush not working. If there is a comment regarding your quip brush, don’t hesitate to leave a comment below.