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I have several game gears and battery packs with problems

The first game gear my parents got brand new when I was 7. And the game gear and its battery pack has major problems. I have a second game gear with problems and more battery packs with problems. I also have 2 game gears that only work by putting fresh batteryies in the back. My point is how and where can I get these problems fixed.

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The battery compartments were notorious for getting broke. I have fixed a couple. The contacts would get rusty and sometimes harm the mainboard. go to www.benheck.com and look on there forums. They will probably have detailed instructions there.

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