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My seiko kenetic watch stopped, and will not say wound

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This is a common problem for Seiko Kinetics. The capacitors seem to only last 3 to 4 years and they need to be replaced. I only use new Lithium Ion batteries. Timelywatchrepair.com

Posted on Nov 07, 2009

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I thing required cleaning for the movement and new capacitor.

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Posted on Sep 24, 2009

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