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Experience:  Avid repairer and trouble shooter of GPS devices and systems
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My golf buddy doesn't hold a charge for very. Does it need a

Customer Question

My golf buddy doesn't hold a charge for very long. Does it need a new battery? If so, how do I get it open to install a new one? Where can I buy one? Charlie at***@******.***
JA: What's the make/model of your GPS unit? How old is it?
Customer: GB Platinum II. About 3 or 4 years old. It cost $249.98
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: What do you mean "popped up"?
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: None. I don't know anything about the machine.
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 23 days ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Richard replied 23 days ago.

Hi there and welcome

You will need a replacement battery for this.

You can purchaser the battery from my link below

You will then need a small screwdriver and remove the screws holding the back on

Once done you replace the battery with the one you receive and give it a full charge for 24 hours

Once done, it will work as normal again

If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

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Thank you