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Dustin, Senior Technician
Category: GPS
Satisfied Customers: 13540
Experience:  Giving Directions to wayward GPS devices for over a decade. Worked in The US Army as A Network Switching Systems Operator/Controller
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Can I replace the battery in my golf buddy. If yes, how do I

Customer Question

Can I replace the battery in my golf buddy. If yes, how do I do it and where can I get the battery?
JA: What's the make/model of your GPS unit? How old is it?
Customer: Golf Buddy Platinum. DSC GB 300
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I fully charged the GPS ,but it dies before I finish the 18 holes.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: None
JA: Is there anything else the GPS Technician should be aware of?
Customer: I believe that I believe that the battery is old. I have had the GPS for 6 to8 years
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Dustin replied 3 months ago.

Welcome to, my name is Dustin.
I'm sorry to hear about the issue you are having, I will do my best to help you resolve it.

Expert:  Dustin replied 3 months ago.

You can purchase a replacement battery here.

Page 9 of he manual describes using a coin to remove the battery cover so you can remove and replace the battery.

If you have any further questions, let me know.

Please rate this solution with the 5 star rating to close out as it is the only way i am credited for assisting you.

If you need further assistance, just leave a reply and we will continue.

Thank you,

Dustin S.

Sr. Technician and former Network Switching System operator & maintainer with the US Signal Corp, (abn)

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I do not have a screw in the back to open my golf buddy
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Have you an answer for me?
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I cannot find the screw in which to insert a coin to remove the cover to replace the battery. Also, if I purchase the battery, is there somewhere in Kitchener, Ontario Canada that I can pick up the battery?
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Where are you Dustin?