This is a brand new replacement battery for Hitachi's 326241 battery (see compatible model list below). This Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion is an Extended Life battery packed with 100% more power than the original.
100% OEM Compatible. This aftermarket Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion is guaranteed to meet or exceed OEM specifications.
Integrated Power Management Circuits - protect against over-voltage and under-voltage conditions and maximizes battery life between charges, minimizes charging times, and improves overall battery life.
The Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion provides 300-500 discharge/charge cycles. info
Your new Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion comes in a discharged condition and must be charged before use (refer to your manual for charging instructions).
The Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion prefers a partial rather than a full discharge. Frequent full discharges should be avoided when possible.
Keep the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion cool and store only in a cool, dry location.
The Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion is Quality Tested and RoHS & CE Certified.
It generally takes just a few minutes to successfully replace this battery!
Questions About The Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion
How long will my battery last? There are two factors that govern how long a Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion will last: runtime and charge-discharge cycles. Runtime is a measure of how much time can elapse before... More
Should I charge my battery each time I use it? When you first get your Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion you should charge it 2-12 hours depending on your chemistry. After that it is good to charge it as needed, or once per month at a minimum. Your Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion was designed to... More
What will cause my battery to lose power? A Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion over time degrades and eventually stops working. In fact the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion from its very first charge begins a very slow process that causes it to cease from functioning. Collectively the process is called... More
Does the battery come with installation instructions? We offer replacement instructions for a wide variety of batteries that require more complex installs than snap or slide-on batteries. To see if installation instructions are necessary or provided for the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion, please... More
Does the battery come with a tool kit to help me install it? If an installation tool kit is included with the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion, you will see that listed in the description of the battery towards the top of this page. And the best thing to do is to look for the image of a tool kit to the left of the product photo. If you see... More
What is the rate of Self-Discharge of the battery All rechargeable batteries will self discharge over a period of time naturally whether the battery is used or not. This means that the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion capacity will go from 100% down to 0% over a time period regardless if... More
My new battery isn't charging; is it defective? New batteries come in a slightly discharged condition and must be fully charged before use. It is recommended that you fully charge and discharge the new Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion two to... More
Does my battery self discharge when not in use? All rechargeable batteries will self discharge over a period of time naturally whether the battery is used or not. This means that the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion capacity will go from 100% down to 0% over a time period regardless if... More
I just received my new battery, why isn't it working? Your rechargeable Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion will arrive to you in a slightly discharged condition. Therefore, it must be charged in order for it to work. We recommend that... More
Will my device's performance differ if I use your aftermarket battery? Replacement batteries or "after market" batteries will often last longer and provide more runtime than the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) batteries that came with your device. We design the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion so that... More
Will the battery fit my device? We conform our battery designs to meet the specifications of your device. The physical footprint of the Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion was... More
I do not see my model listed in your Compatible Model List? Will your battery fit? We do our best to list as many models that our batteries fit, but inevitably we sometimes miss a model or two. The best thing to do to insure that our Hitachi 18V Battery Li-ion will fit in this case is to ask us.
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