Loose Battery Fix

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I'm sure this topic has been beaten to death, I haven't had any problems but it does concern me. Thought about buying the wetsuit just for this but I think I came up with a simple solution that appears to work, give it a try and let me know your results.

Here it is, take 2 small flat rubber bands and place over the battery as seen in the picture, snap the battery in place, there is now no movement in the battery, it's also a lot harder to remove which is a good thing. The rubber bands picks up the slack in the compartment and perhaps seals it as well.

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I'm sure this topic has been beaten to death, I haven't had any problems but it does concern me. Thought about buying the wetsuit just for this but I think I came up with a simple solution that appears to work, give it a try and let me know your results.

Here it is, take 2 small flat rubber bands and place over the battery as seen in the picture, snap the battery in place, there is now no movement in the battery, it's also a lot harder to remove which is a good thing. The rubber bands picks up the slack in the compartment and perhaps seals it as well.

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There are no loose batteries only people who fail to insert them fully without hearing the “click”
 
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I check both sides after inserting battery. I look for any space and always do an extra push on it. So far so good.
 

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