Hearing Aid Batteries – How to Change Yours Correctly
- battery sizes and how to identify yours
- what side s the positive and which is negative
- how to insert it and check that it is sitting correctly.
- what you need to check so you don’t break the hearing aid
The value we hope you get from it is simple trouble free operation without damaging your delicate hearing aid equipment.
batteries, and only one of these will fit your hearing aid. The largest
size is a 675. That has a blue background. The most popular size is an
orange background, a size 13 hearing aid. A size 312 has a brown
background, and then the smallest battery is a size 10, which has a yellow
background.To activate your battery, you need to peel the sticker off the battery.
That will turn it on. There is a flat surface, and then a surface with a
little ring around it. The surface with the ring around it is the negative
side of the battery. The flat surface is the positive side of the battery.To put it into your hearing aid, you need to open up the battery door. On
the battery door, there’s a little shelf, and then a nice open surface. The
side with the shelf, you will put the ring on. So, you can see now the
hearing aid battery is sitting flush with the battery door. Then, it will
close nice and easily without any force. That will turn the hearing aid on.
If you put the battery in the wrong way, the battery door won’t close. If
you force it, you’re more than likely going to break the battery door. So,
it’s just paying particular attention to make sure the battery is in the
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Sunshine Hearing is a hearing clinic located in Coolangatta, south end of the Gold Coast, in QLD Australia. There are two highly qualified audiologists who strive to help patients get the best quality of life through diagnosis and treatment of hearing problems. They are independent of hearing aid manufactures and only fit hearing aids that are best suited to the patients – young children and senior adults.
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