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When will the back-up battery expire?

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Applies to

  • E26XX
  • E27XX
  • E54XX
  • E55XX
  • E56XX
  • E28XX
  • E57XX
  • EF280
  • EF540
  • EF550
  • EF560
  • EF570
  • EF300
  • EF600


The back-up batteries do not have an expiration date

Additional Information

  • For Systems:

     Battery maintenance is required after 6 months of storage to ensure the battery has sufficient capacity at the time of system start-up.

  • For Batteries:
     A battery shelf life date is determined for each FRU unit and the FRU must be installed by this date to ensure the battery has sufficient capacity at time of installation.



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