3 Ways to Identify an Over-Heated Pod System – The Dollar E-Juice Club

3 Ways to Identify an Over-Heated Pod System

3 Ways to Identify an Over-Heated Pod System

 

We all know the dangers of using an overheated vaping device.  Once it gets too hot, it’s at a higher risk of combusting, putting the functionality of the unit at risk as well as the person using it.  While we often associate overheated systems with robust sub-ohm setups, the same can indeed happen to portable pod kits.

Luckily, it’s not that hard to tell if your pod mod is overheating.  These devices can overheat for a variety of reasons, including being left out in the sun, being used for too long a period of time and damage to the battery. 

Today, there are quite a few pod systems on the market that have overheat protection.  Still, it’s important to know the signs of an overheated pod in order to protect yourself from serious harm.

Sign #1. Pod Juice Chamber Looks Cloudy

If the juice chamber of your pod cartridge looks cloudy (filled with steam), that is a good sign that your system is overheated.  Because the battery connectors are so close to the pod cartridge, it’s easy for excessive heat to make its way into the juice chamber.  You might also notice that your e-liquid looks more bubbly than usual.

Sign #2.  The Device Feels Hot in Your Hand

Of course, a sure way to tell that your pod system is overheated is to simply check the way that it feels in your hand.  It’s never normal for a pod system to feel uncomfortably warm, let alone burning hot.  If this is the case, stop using your device immediately and refrain from charging it.

Sign #3. It Won’t Charge!

If your pod system is overheating because of a battery issue, there’s a good chance that it won’t charge when you attach it to your charger.  If you’ve noticed that your pod mod isn’t charging, give it a few minutes after using it and carefully examine the battery for signs of damage such as exposed internal mechanisms and melted edges.

Prevent and/or Fix an Overheated Pod System

Here are some prevention tips and fixes:

  • Make sure that you invest in a high-quality device.
  • Opt for a system that comes with overheat protection in addition to other safety features.
  • Never, ever purchase a counterfeit pod system in order to save money as these are not designed to last and are far more likely to overheat.
  • If your pod system is overheated because you left it outside or in your car on a hot day, simply give it an hour or so to cool down before using it. Never attempt to use a pod that’s overheated from the heat outdoors. 
  • If your battery is causing the problem, contact the manufacturer and ask for a replacement battery. Once a battery has become damaged, it’s unsafe to use and basically impossible to fix. 
  • Be aware that chain-vaping increases the device’s chances of overheating. While chain-vaping can be difficult to resist, it’s really not good for your device.  Always try to allow yourself at least thirty seconds between taking hits during a vaping session.
  • Let your device rest for at least thirty minutes in-between vaping sessions. Over-vaping will make your device maintain a high level of heat that can ultimately damage its internal components.

Know the Signs Before It Happens

While an overheated pod system can be fairly dangerous, it is pretty easy to detect and treat before a real problem occurs.

 

Tags: pod system, pod mod, overheating, over-heated, devices, battery, warning signs, e-liquid, vaping, tips

 

Recent Posts

Top 4 Sub-Ohm Mods to Use with Your DJC Sub-Ohm Tank

True Vaping Differences Between Freebase and Salt-Based Tobacco Flavors

5 Reasons to buy the DJC Best Sellers Bundle Pack

What do you got to Lose?

How Long Do Sub-Ohm Coils Typically Last?

What is Salt Nic, and Why is it so Popular?

WE GOT THE ANSWERS HERE!


Tags

1ohm 5 sesnes accessories advice airflow Apple Kiwi Menthol Apple Pie Apple Sourbelt Apple Watermelon Menthol atomizer atomizers authentic back and forth Banana Pudding batteries battery benefits best sellers better alternative bitter Blue Candy Dust Blue Raspberry Sourbelt Blueberry Muffin body bottles break-in building builds bundle pack bundle packs burnouts burnt taste cake candy cartridge chargers safety charging cheap e juice cheap e juices cheap ejuice cheap ejuices cheap eliquid cheap eliquids choice Cinnamon Bun cities clean cleaning clearomizer clone cloud chasing clouds coil coil building coil e-liquid coils combinations Confetti Cake control Cookie Milk cotton cough coupon coupon code cream Cream Yellow Cake creamy dehydration Denver dessert device device type devices differences disposables Dollar E-Juice Club Dollar Menu drippers dry hits e-cigarette e-cigarettes e-cigs E-Juice e-juices e-liquid e-liquid differences e-liquids effects electronic cigarette electronic cigarettes events expiration extra facts Fall faulty unit fda fill line filling flavor flavors fruit Fruit & Candy fruit dessert fruits fruity gateway effect glass Glazed Donut Golden Kiwi Grape Candy Green Apple Gummy hardware hearing heating Honey Milk how it works humid conditions information inhaling inhaling and exhaling issues juice keeping cool Las Vegas leakage leaking leaks Lemon Meringue Pie levels maintenance making the switch manifest Marshmallow Treats media Members’ Favorites message milk Milk And Cereal Mixed Berries MOD modders modding MODs nic salt nicotine nicotine salt O-rings Ohm’s Law organized overflow parts Passion Berry Peach Lemonade PG/VG PG/VG ratio PG/VG ratios picky Pineapple Candy places plastic Pod MODs power pre-built coils preference prepping preventing priming pulls Pyrex Rainbow Candy ratios RBA RDA RDA RDTA RDAs reactions rebuilables rebuildables refilling refrigeration remedies replacing research safety salt nic salt nicotine save savings Seattle seeing shaking smell smoke smokers smoking social media solvents spares speed spilling spills steep steeping steps storage Strawberry Cheesecake Strawberry Lemonade Strawberry Milk study sub-ohm sub-ohm tanks sub-ohm vaping sub-ohming success suction method Sugar Cookie summer summer 2019 summertime Sweet Tobacco switching Tampa tank tanks tasting TC TC MODs TDEJC techniques temp temperature temperature control Thanksgiving The Dollar E-Juice Club thinning throat hit tidy tips tools top-sellers touch trends tricks tropic tropical Tropical Juice types Vanilla Custard Vape vape dry hits vape hardware vape juice vape juice PG/VG ratio vape juices vape tank vape tanks vapers vapes vaping vaping tips vapor vapor production vapor water Vapor4Life VG/PG vaping Virginia Beach wait wats watt wattage wick wicking wicks wicks vaping Winter wire wires working workout workplace


Leave a comment

Please double check the mg, sizes, and quantities in your order before checking out. The Dollar E-Juice Club will not be liable for orders placed incorrectly.