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I replaced the batteries in my S350 and it started smoking.

I smelled a strange odor and when I took the batterie out they had melted the battery connectors. It no longer works. I has been working perfectly for 4 years.

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There are any number of reasons for this to occur, but I would call Eton customer service in California. They're very helpfull and the number is located on the manual that came with the radio. If you no longer have that, just go to their web site.

Unfortunately, the limit on the warranty has run out, so their is probably nothing that can be done outside of buying a new one. ACT Electronics can fix Grundig radios, but the price will probably exceed the cost of this model.

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