Question about Citizen Watches

1 Answer

After extensive exposure to daylight, the watch runs for approx 20 minutes and then stops. What is the approximate time for the first charge?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

  • Expert
  • 161 Answers

It should not actually stop, the battery should keep it going for at least three years, but the display (moving parts) will not function till the watch is again brought out into the light, it should then catch up with itself.
I would leave it exposed to strong light for at least 24 hours, it might need longer.
Has the watch been kept in the dark for a very long period ???

Posted on Nov 03, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I think i have an old one,but i have a two button illuminator watch. recently daylight savings began and im an hour ahead how do i change the time?


just reset the time as if the watch stopped
daylight time is not a special time just an hour earlier or later

Nov 08, 2015 | Casio Illuminator Watches

1 Answer

How to set time on a timex 1440 sports watch


1. Press mode button (bottom button left side) until the time and day appears.
2. With time and day showing press and hold set button (bottom right side).
3. City codes will flash. Press start/stop to select city that represents your time zone.
4. Press mode daylight saving time setting flashes. press start/stop to obey or disregard radio signal for atomic time.
5. Press mode hour flashes. Press start/stop to change hour (include AM/PM)
Repeat the above step for the remaining values ( minute, seconds, month, day etc)
Press set an any step when finished.

Oct 20, 2010 | Watches

1 Answer

My watch is solar powered and keeps flashing low....


Is your watch covered for most of the time that it is being worn?( by sleeves perhaps?).

There must be a lower limit of exposure time required to keep the battery charged (so that it can run overnight), perhaps this requirement is not being met.

Feb 10, 2010 | Casio Wave Ceptor WV57HA-1AV Wrist Watch

1 Answer

Is the battery on the G-Shock MT-G recharge either by motion or sun light?


As you will see from the extract from the web site, these watches are solar powered.

" Tough Solar Power
  • Shock Resistant
  • 200M Water Resistant
  • 29 times zones (48 cities), city code display, daylight saving on/off
  • 4 Daily Alarms and 1 snooze alarm
  • Countdown Timer
    Measuring unit: 1 second
    Countdown range: 1 second to 60 minutes
    Other: Auto Repeat
  • 1/100 second stopwatch
    Measuring capacity: 23:59’59.99”
    Measuring modes: Elapsed time, split time, 1st-2nd place times
  • Auto Calendar (pre-programmed until the year 2099)
    12/24 Hour Formats
  • Accuracy: +/-15 seconds per month (with no signal calibration)
  • Storage Battery: CTL1025
  • Battery Power Indicator
  • Power Saving Function
  • Approx. battery life: 6 months on full charge (without further exposure to light)
    Module 5055"

Feb 03, 2010 | Watches

1 Answer

I have not worn my SEIKO kinetic wrist watch for a


Here is the information from the website. The link to the manual is provided below. HOW TO CHARGE AND START THE WATCH Swing the watch from side to side approximately 50 times. * Before swinging the watch, check and remember where the minute hand is so that you can tell if the start-up indicator has worked or not. First, check that the crown is at the normal position. * If the crown is pulled out and the watch is swung, the start-up indicator will not work even if the watch starts operating. * Swing rhythmically at a rate of twice a second. * No additional benefit is obtained by swinging the watch more quickly or with greater vigor. * When the watch is swung, the oscillating weight in the generating system rotates to drive the mechanism. As it rotates, it gives out a sound, which is not a malfunction. 1 2 The minute hand moves quickly and stops as the watch starts operating. (Start-up indicator) Then, it will move at 20-second intervals. 3 After checking that the minute hand has done this, pull out the crown to set the time. 4 After pushing back the crown in to the normal position, swing the watch further approximately 350 times to reserve one day of power, and then, put the watch on your wrist. http://www.seikowatches.com/support/ib/pdf/1m20_e.pdf Good luck, Techjoel

Jun 05, 2009 | Seiko Kinetic watch

1 Answer

Cannot change from 24 hour to 12 hour also did not change to daylight savings time


To change from 24 hour to 12 hour, you hold down the "Mode" button until it switches from 24 hour to 12 hour or vice versa. To change the time zone, you hold down the "Set" button until the time zone that you set it in flashes (like "LAX" on my watch). Then you press the "Receive/Start/Stop" button to choose the specified time zone you want. To set for daylight savings time ("DST" on the watch), after holding the "Set" button and having the time zone flash, you could press the "Mode" button. It will give you a few options for the daylight savings time (Auto, On, or Off). I chose the "On" option, which immediately changed for daylight savings time. If you manually want to change the time, you could hold down the "Set" button and keep pressing the "Mode" button until the time starts flashing on your watch, then pressing the "Receive/Start/Stop" button until you change it to the time that you want. You could also set the watch to beep or chime after pressing the set button if you wanted to know that piece. You hold down the "Set" button when you are done to get it to stop flashing. These instructions worked for my Timex T5G341 Universal Radio Control Watch. I hope this helps.

Mar 08, 2009 | Timex T5G341 Sports Radio Control Watch

1 Answer

Rolex ladies DayJust


No problem pulling it the way out its okey,Wind it the crown until calendar move so the hands move properly.When you going back the crown,push the crown hardly going inside while pushing, wind the crown until you reach the end so its locks properly,because has a thread needs to lock so it will not wind freely,that all Working guy, txt me whatever happen.

May 02, 2008 | Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

10 Answers

How do I change time on timex watch?


These are settings for the Timex SPORTS 1440 Magnetism (5b841 -W163US)
These are for the 4 button SPORTS 1440 (not 6 button) - they will also work for the 1440 SPORTS "Informer" model wrist watch - you will NOT find these instructions on the Timex website - only the 6 button which will not work on these watches is on that site!

TIME AND DATE
  1. Press and hold MODE until HOURS digits flash (you'll be in Alarm Mode) Press MODE again to enter TIME mode, SECONDS digits will flash.
  2. Press ADJUST to set SECONDS to zero.
  3. Press START/STOP to select MINUTES.
  4. Press ADJUST to change.
  5. Repeat to set HOURS, MONTH, DAYS, and DAY of WEEK. Go through 12 hours to set AM or PM.
  6. Press MODE when done.
  7. To display DATE from Time display , press START/STOP.
  8. With DATE displayed press and hold START/STOP, then press ADJUST to change display between DATE-MONTH and MONTH-DATE.
  9. With TIME displayed, press and hold ADJUST, then press MODE to switch between 12-and 24-hour format.
ALARM AND HOURLY CHIME
  1. Press and hold MODE until HOURS digits, DAY, and A or P (for AM or PM) flash.
  2. Press ADJUST to change HOURS digits. Go through 12 hours for AM or PM.
  3. Press START/STOP to select MINUTES.
  4. Press ADJUST to change.. Press MODE when done.
  5. Press and hold ADJUST, then press START/STOP to turn chime on/off. Press START/STOP again to turn alarm on /off. Release START/STOP when done.

CHRONOGRAPH
  1. Chronograph will count up to 24 hours. Lap times are not stored. After 40 minutes chrono display changes from seconds to minutes.
  2. With time displayed, press MODE to select Chrono Mode.
  3. Press START/STOP to start.
  4. Press ADJUST to view lap time. Press again to sesume lap timing.
  5. Press START/STOP to stop timing . Press ADJUST to reset chrono to zero.
  6. Repeat for successive laps.
Have fun! - Not a bad watch for the money! - - Silver Bullet

Mar 16, 2007 | Timex 5B841 Wristwatch

Not finding what you are looking for?
Watches Logo

Related Topics:

70 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Citizen Watches Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18298 Answers

Jimmy Accardi

Level 2 Expert

97 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60867 Answers

Are you a Citizen Watch Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...