Chargers not working after being plugged into phone!

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    Recently, my Motorola charger that came with my phone stopped working abruptly and would only charge my phone up to 15%. So, I switched to my old HTC Incredible 2's charger, after one use with my Bionic, it now does the same thing! What could be wrong?
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    It could be possible that your contacts are bad, or your USB port on your phone is bad.
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    Try moving the plug a little while plugged in to your phone and see if it'll start charging again.
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    I have tried that. The phone realizes it's plugged in, it just doesn't charge past 15%.
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    Could be your battery is bad. Do you have another device you could test the cable on?

    Otherwise, try taking a toothpick and shave it so it is very thin, and use it to clean the pocket lint out of the micro usb port on the phone. I have used this trick with a sliver of a business card folded in half. You'll be surprised at one of two things:

    1) how much lint you get out of there or
    2) how little lint can cause a bad connection

    Sent from my SCH-I535
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