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Spring broke on my garmin gps 8 how do i repair it

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You will need a 60/40 solder and you will have to take it apart it will probley not be waterproof but if it is not in waranty it will not matter. mine broke all the way to the circuit board and it has a spring that is soldered directly to the board but it works now! IMO very sorry design for a waterproof rugged unit! The guy at Golf Logic agreed the battery compartment could of been made better! I am looking for a design with a snap out battery compartment rechargeable of course!

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