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RCA RP5435B SN.1A006J255A0594-Clock running slow

Purchased at Rhode Island USA, now being used at INDIA.
From day i, (from starting itself ) clock is running slow by 5-7 minutes per hour.
Even after resetting the clock to current time, clock is runnning slow and the problem is continuing to exist.
Please support me to solve the problem
Thanks.

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  • rgmurthi Sep 20, 2008

    We purchased this RCA 5435B S.No.1A006J255A059,at RI.,USA,on 19th August,2008.

    I am surprised that this new clock is running slow by 5-7 mts per hour progressively,right from Day 1.

    Please advise me ,as to how I can solve this problem.As this is brand new and under warranty,please dont askme for payment for this.

    I will appreciate a quick response from a reputed manufacturer like RCA Products.

    R>Gurumurthi.

  • Anonymous Oct 17, 2008

    Bought my RCA radio at Target in Texas and I have the same problem... only it's only 3-4 minutes slow!

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Most of the Radio clocks by RCA are meant to be used with 60Hz AC line. This problem will not go away unles you can get a custom built 60 Hz AC power supply, may prove to be too expensive for the clock.

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