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I have a fossil watch model fs4255 leather strap dress amber dial and I want to open back to remove old battery and replace with a new. i have a watch repair tool kit and replace all my own watch batteries but cannot seem to with this fossil. what is the trick? this fossil watch is water resistant to 165 feet or 50 meters. The back looks as if it has a notch that goes down into the watch to keep back on but i cannot pry it open with any of my tools. Seems simply but no luck getting back off. is there anyone out there who can help me. i greatly appreciate anyones help and perhaps one day i might be able to help someone out also! THANKS KJW

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Mcdevito75 here, Even with the proper tools we still have to improvise at times, Instead of useing your case opener from your tool kit, use a steak knife or similar with a sharp edge inside that groove you"ve described, the cover will pry off.

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