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942 remote 2 battery life


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#1 OFFLINE   hkerekes

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Posted 06 October 2006 - 09:23 PM

Ive had the 942 for about a year. Normally the batterys in the remote #2 lasted i dunno maybe 2 months or so.

Now i only get a week or two out of them. What could be wrong?

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#2 OFFLINE   Jon Spackman

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Posted 09 October 2006 - 08:57 AM

You might need a new remote #2. It might have something that is shorted inside using batteries faster. Call dish see what they say, otherwise ebay has them for fairly cheap.

#3 OFFLINE   hkerekes

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Posted 09 October 2006 - 02:54 PM

I thought it might be shorted, thanks for the reply.

#4 OFFLINE   SaltiDawg

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Posted 09 October 2006 - 03:13 PM

... What could be wrong?

Stuck button?

#5 OFFLINE   hkerekes

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Posted 10 October 2006 - 05:29 AM

Stuck button?


Was the first thing i checked.
Im guessing that its shorted internally some how. :confused:

#6 OFFLINE   dj5

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Posted 16 October 2006 - 04:36 PM

Ive had the 942 for about a year. Normally the batterys in the remote #2 lasted i dunno maybe 2 months or so.

Now i only get a week or two out of them. What could be wrong?



I am having exactly the same problem with my remote #2. Batteries last a couple of weeks whereas the remote #1 batteries last for several months.




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