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Old 17th May 2020, 21:47
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Originally Posted by Black Sun View Post
It's likely that thebattery has leaked and caused internal Corrosion.
I would try a few heating cycles with a heat gun interspersed with soaking the end in a cup of diesel, it will move eventually
That's exactly what happened to mine.
Plenty of penetrating fluid, pliers and a vice finally got it open, even after cleaning everything it never worked properly again. I ended up replacing the battery holder/switch part to get it working again.
You can buy the battery holder/switch part separately.
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