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I am trying to replace the batteries in a Nikon F3. I found the batteries, but it says - and + and I have no idea how to put the batteries and too vague.

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Look on the side of the black holder that's part of the battery cover to identify which side is up. On the battery the + side is usually marked - if not it's the solid case side. The - side appears to be an insert in the battery.

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