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Corroded batteries in mag-lite flashlight

The batterries are swollen in the tube. They will not slide out.

Should I drill them out?

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The best way to fix your problem is to remove the light bulb and every thing with it on the light end of your light then you should be able to push the old batteries through the lights casing.(assuming you have unscrewed the cover off of the light)
DO NOT DRILL IT the battery acid is very corrosive and you don't need any more of it out of them than has already leaked.
thanks for choosing FIX YA!

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