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RF on my RC34 eats up batteries

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#1 OFFLINE   gay_nubian


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Posted 20 February 2007 - 01:14 PM

Has anyone else noticed that switching the remote to RF really wears out batteries? One week with a brand new set of Duracells. Am I watching entirely too much TV?

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#2 OFFLINE   paulman182


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Posted 20 February 2007 - 02:44 PM

You could have a problem in the RF section of your remote. My HR20 is viewed about 14 hours a day and the batteries are the ones I got with the remote in September, using RF the whole time.

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