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I have a mini maglite. it was working fine, then stopped…

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I have a mini...

I have a mini maglite. it was working fine, then stopped working fine. i replaced the batteries and it still does not work. it has been kept for indoor use. there is no obvious corrosion. recently i started to take the batteries out and there was a brief flash of light, but i could not replicate it. do you know what might be wrong?

Technician's Assistant: What's the brand and model of your product?

Maglite, the company is in Ontario, CA. it uses 2 AA batteries. there is a number on it: TC1004051

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far?

Replace the batteries.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Consumer Electronics
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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago

If the batteries are good and there is no corrosion then the switch mechanism is suspect.

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