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Have a kidde 1276 fire alarm that is chirping. replaced

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Have a kidde 1276...

Have a kidde 1276 fire alarm that is chirping. replaced battery and shut door. still chirping. what to do?

Technician's Assistant: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?

Kidde model 1276 more than 20 yrs old

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

Ten hours - replaced 9 v battery

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Consumer Electronics
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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 10 months ago

The detectors will chirp continuously after they expire, and will need to be replaced.

Check the expiry date on the rear of the detector.

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