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I took the back off a watch to change the battery now i cant get the back on

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Mcdevito75 here Look very closely at the back cover for anything that will line up with the case, as an example a little cut out in the cover for the stem (winder) and or any small indent in the cover and case or tab on the cover, line everything up carefully then place the watch face up on a sturdy table, countertop and with the palm of your hand press down evenly, this should snap the cover back on. If Not, see a small watch repair shop in your area as they will use a special pliers to clos the back cover.

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