Questions and answers

What battery does Elgin watch use?

What battery does Elgin watch use?

Try a 344 or a 390 battery. It looks like it’s either an ESA 9154 or 9157 by the front.

How do I know what size battery for my watch?

You can look in your owner’s manual for the specific model and watch battery size. Other methods include doing a quick google search with the brand name and model number or opening up the watch to read the number on the battery. 116 and 377 are common watch battery types to look out for.

What size of battery do I need for my watch?

The most common lithium coin cell wrist watch battery is the CR1216 battery, but other batteries are used as well, like CR2016, CR2032, CR2025, CR2430, CR1220, CR1620, CR1616, etc….Lithium Button/Coin Cell Batteries.

Diameter x Height Equivalents/Replacements Amazon Search
16.0 x 3.2 mm CR1632, DL1632 CR1632 Battery

What kind of batteries are used in watches?

About Watch Batteries. Most batteries used in watches today are silver-oxide or lithium batteries, of which there are over 100 in use. The shelf life of a battery is the same as its useful life.

Is LR626 same as 377?

– Silver-oxide SR626/SR626SW batteries have a nominal voltage of 1.55 volts and it is rather constant over time as the battery is drained….LR626 vs. SR626 Batteries Comparison Chart.

Chemistry Alkaline Silver-Oxide
Typical Labels 177, 376, 377, AG4, LR66, LR626 177, 376, 377, AG4, SG4, SR66, SR626, SR626SW

Are watch batteries all the same?

All watch batteries are not the same. We have 2 basic types, 1.55 volt silver oxide batteries and 3.0 volt lithium batteries. A watch movement takes a specific size and type of battery and they cannot be interchanged. Most of the time we can only tell what battery your watch needs by taking off the back of the watch.

Does Kohl’s replace watch batteries?

When you spend $50 or less on a watch, it hurts a little to pay $8 to $10 for the battery/labor. My editor goes to Kohl’s, where the replacement is $5 as long as you purchase the watch from Kohl’s. (They sell Armatron, Casio, Citizen, Timex, Pulsar and Seiko.) Prices may vary depending on the type of watch and battery.

How much do jewelers charge to replace a watch battery?

Pricing on a battery change ranges from as low as about $10 to upwards of $45 to $60 to reseal and pressure test a water resistant timepiece after switching out the battery. Some complicated watches that are hybrid quartz and chronograph movements can cost $65 to $95 for a battery change.