Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Owasso, Oklahoma
USB charging issue - AKA Gremlin Chasing
Installed a USB power port for charging SAMSUNG S5 Galaxy. Worked flawlessly for 3+ years. Now, the phone "connects / dis-connects" from charging status. Connects for about 3 seconds, then disconnects for about 10 - 12 seconds.
Took voltage readings from the four tabs in USB port.
From left to right in the image, readings are:
1. 1.8 mV
2. 1.979 V
3. 2.66 V
4. 4.94 V
So, does anyone know what the voltages should be?
Trying to troubleshoot and confirm the problem before just replacing parts. The phone charges everywhere else (car, home, etc). Took the charging cable (USB Port to Phone) and tried it in car and AC, works great. So I think the problem is the cable/USB Port....
Sent while not driving 55
2008 VTX1800N3 Black Tribal / Cobra POWRPRO / Forcewinder Intake / PAIR Valve Delete / Hondaline 18L / Cobra Backrest & Laser Cut Luggage Rack / USB Power Supply / Memphis Shades Batwing / MTC / Not enough Kury stuff