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  1. Casio G-Shock
    I have a Casio G-lide (GLX-5600). I put in a new battery a few weeks ago and since then it's unusable. Watch is counting time again, but none of the buttons work anymore. I think it's because I haven't done an AC reset but for some reason I can't seem to pull it off. I have watched every video I...
  2. Casio G-Shock
    Hello folks, I received a long overdue delivery of a ga 100 from an international shipping. The battery had died and in the absence of proper watch technicians around, I decided to give my newbie self the task. Flash news: I think I broke the battery latch lock. Even after watching so many...
  3. Casio G-Shock
    Hello to all, I am hoping someone can help me. I have a G-Shock GA-110 and I tried a battery replacement, which I was able to do but I have no alarm or the watch does not beep when I press my buttons after the change. I started to fool around with it, and to make a long story short, I disloged...
  4. Watchmaking
    Greetings, I have recently purchased a citizen cosmotron 7803-790941 which uses the 313 battery which has been discontinued due to the fact that it used mercury. I have been able to find similar battery but I have a few questions. First example would be the Button Cell Battery SR44SW. This...
  5. High Accuracy Quartz watches
    I bought my Citizen Chronomaster through Katsu Higuchi in Japan in 2007. Subsequently I posted much data here at Watchseek showing how the watch rapidly sped up over time and way out of spec, repeating that bad behavior after going back to Japan for service. Finally Higuchi decided it needed a...
  6. Casio G-Shock
    Hi, I know that G-8000 and G-8100 models are not really popular here. but I love the crazy futuristic look of both G-8000 also has one of the best non solar modules out there. Here's photos of them (G-8100 black / G-8000 silver). However, recently I had to change the battery on my G-8100...
  7. Articles & Tutorials
    I officially start my YouTube channel that is dedicated to G-Shock how-to, review, etc. Here is my first full production video: How to Change DW-5600 and DW-5000 batteries in 8 Steps https://youtu.be/PemR5AHp2UA Your opinions and comments are very welcome. BTW: is the longer version with...
  8. Pilots' & Military watches
    It takes 2 batteries. There is the main battery that runs the time. then there is a part that fits over the top of that, that holds a larger button cell battery to run the built-in flashlight. I replaced both batteries, and the flashlight works great, but I'm not getting any function on the...
  9. Casio G-Shock
    Hi guys, I have been reading many threads about tough solar lately. My personal experience: batteries on G's keep running for many many years. Much more than expected and much more than they are supposed to last according to manuals and specifications. Specially if you don't abuse the light...
  10. Affordable watches
    Hi Guys Would any of you know how to change the battery in a Storm Hydron special edition? last year i paid £25 to have the battery replaced by Ernest Jones but because its just over a year its out of warranty! and as much as i love this watch it only cost me £90 so i dont really want to pay...
  11. Fashion & Designers watches
    Hi Guys Would any of you know how to change the battery in a Storm Hydron special edition? last year i paid £25 to have the battery replaced by Ernest Jones but because its just over a year its out of warranty! and as much as i love this watch it only cost me £90 so i dont really want to pay...
  12. Chinese Mechanical watches
    Hello, I have quartz and automatic watches in the 46mm Bell & Ross style case. None have removable backs. All open from the front only. How can I reach the back of the movement to change the battery (quartz) or adjust the regulator arm (auto versions)? Thank you.
  13. Casio G-Shock
    Greetings! I found my old/vintage/classic DW-5600 (from when I was a kid) in a dresser drawer. The battery lasted for about 10 years (!), was never changed, and it was dead for almost 10 years in the drawer. The resin was oily & rotted, and crumbled off the steel case. Here's a pic: It's a...
  14. Casio G-Shock
    Went to a jewellry to change my GW5600 battery and they couldn´t make it work, so they only charge me the price of the battery ( 1 € ). Read somewhere that after replacing a battery on any GSHOCK it has to be reset, so I opened mine and found the "AC" sign but no button near so I can restart it...
  15. Omega
    After another faultless performance as my travel watch, this time on recent duty in the Seychelles... ... I just noticed last night that the old familiar 4 second jump has begun - so it's new battery time again! - the 3rd for this one I think? I just thought that it might be helpful to post...
  16. TAG Heuer
    Great forum you have here. I recently replaced the battery in my Kirium CL1110 chrono. The watch restarted just fine, the problem lies in the timer reset function. When I stop the timer and hit reset, the second hand moves to twelve as it should but the secondary minute hand moves to eight...
  17. Casio G-Shock
    I just decided that changing my new Mudman G9000-1v batteries myself is the way to go, Basicly because i hate people touching my stuff b-) . I watched sjor's video on battery change, but i still need someone to share their experiences on the issue with me (preferably on a muddie). the other...
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