Dell laptop..ebay batteries OK? Tags: Power Supplies Laptops Dell Ebay Components Last response: September 21, 2011 5:08 PM in Components Share luckydriver September 19, 2011 11:55:28 PM i've read that dell machines wont take replacement batteries but i see people on ebay with 10s of thousands of happy customers...so they must work anything i have to watch out for regarding compatibility etc? or buying advice..30 bucks vs over 100 sounds too good to be true More about : dell laptop ebay batteries Ubrales a c 76 ) Power supply a b D Laptop September 20, 2011 1:26:15 AM Read the reviews and go for it! (With eBay there is always a slight risk involved). luckydriver September 21, 2011 4:09:03 PM i've been reading a bit more....apparently dell batteries have tamper stuff in them but i guess the off names will work...and i confirmed the dell price is 135...ugh Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Ubrales a c 76 ) Power supply a b D Laptop September 21, 2011 5:08:44 PM luckydriver said:i've been reading a bit more....apparently dell batteries have tamper stuff in them but i guess the off names will work...and i confirmed the dell price is 135...ugh $135? Wow! Buy an eBay battery or buy a used Dell and salvage the battery! Another option is to leave things as-is and get a dock station and use the laptop in that mode. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHow Notebook Batteries Work and Why They Explode ForumConnecting an AC adapter directly to Dell Inspiron 8200's battery jack ForumBattery confusion and boot failure - Dell Inspiron series ForumReplacement laptop batteries . Forum8600M GT video slow, when unplug,remove battery, restart runs then Ok ForumYet another "new battery won't charge" question ( Dell Inspiron 4150) ForumReplace 0.21A fan with 0.5A fan, OK ? ForumDell 8400 battery change ForumDell computer my keyboard not working ForumDELL Laptop Battery ForumPC works ok but then wont boot the next day ForumMonitor boots OK then goes to power save mode ForumDell Inspiron 1720 CPU fan not spinning, wrong pins give power on mobo ForumPlease help a newbie understand why Seasonic PSU wont turn on :( ForumGateway Laptop keyboard problem ForumBuild/Make Programmable Laptop LED/EL-Wire Backlit Keyboard? ForumSpi flash dell motherboard ForumLaptop turns off after a few seconds ForumDell repair forum ForumHelp fixing my Acer laptop- cannot afford a shop nor a new laptop. More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !