Remove the screw and covering. The repair kit contains instructions on how to install a battery protector. Can't help you with taking the blade off but there are several websites online that can replace your blade, and even make modifications. To get this repair kit or for more information, consumers should call Hasbro at 800 327-8264 anytime, or go to their website at www. Hasbro has received 38 reports of Lightsaber batteries overheating, including six reports of batteries rupturing. Unfortunately, many toy lightsabers are not built to withstand the vigorous use they encounter in the hands of excited fans. I replaced the batteries, tried Duracels, but had no luck.
The spring in the battery compartments of these toys can dislodge, causing the batteries to overheat or rupture. Consumers should stop using these Lightsabers immediately, and call Hasbro to get a free repair kit. There are two models of Lightsaber toys involved in this recall. This plasma is contained within a force field which protects the user from the intense heat given off by the plasma. I am very disapointed with Master Replicas.
I would like to get it repaired. I will be sending it back. Some reading Well I took apart the saber and found that the wire connecting the negative side of the batteries has been disconnected. Consumers also can write to: Hasbro Lightsaber Repair Program, P. By using this site, you agree to the. Let Yoda guide you through the ways of the Force and the questions that trouble you.
Unscrew the battery cap at the end of the hilt. But now that I posted this on rebelscum, I get a reply from Master Replicas above. Pull the button assembly out by hand. Slide the panel off with a gentle upwards motion with the flathead screwdriver. Consumers also can write to: Hasbro Lightsaber Repair Program, P. If a wire has come loose leading to the battery holder, you can use a soldering iron to solder the wire back into place.
There are three reports of minor burns to consumers, and one consumer reported experiencing eye irritation. The switch will probably have some sort of covering held in place by a screw. Consumers should stop using these Lightsabers immediately, and call Hasbro to get a free repair kit. Ask Yoda will automatically go to sleep after 3 minutes of inactivity. I am willing to try and take it apart and see if there is any way to repair it, but I would prefer to have some guidance before doing so. Amy I have called Master Replicas twice on this particular problem.
There are two models of Lightsaber toys involved in this recall. He has been freelancing since June 2009, and his articles have been published on eHow. Yes, the Paper work that comes with the light sabers mention after warranty the item may be able to be repaired and labor charges would have to be paid for by the customer. When the blades are fully extended, the toy is 5 feet long. The repair kit contains instructions on how to install a battery protector. A company like Master Replicas should at least offer service work for those that want to pay to have their items repaired or upgraded.
Hasbro has received 38 reports of Lightsaber batteries overheating, including six reports of batteries rupturing. Unscrew the bottom cap by hand and slide the batteries out of the light saber. Lightsabers are mystical, ultra-powerful energy swords from the popular Star Wars fantasy universe. Oftentimes, the impact simply knocks the battery holder out of place so that the contacts are no longer touching the battery. He holds a Juris Doctor and a Master of Business Administration from the Chicago Kent School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in both political science and psychology from the University of Missouri at Columbia. Maybe we can work something else out. It is extremely unwise to continue playing with a lightsaber that has a cracked or shattered blade, as very sharp edges can cause cuts or shards can fly off during use.
And if you did you notice how many non working Anakins there where on ebay. Consumers also can write to: Hasbro Lightsaber Repair Program, P. Does anyone have any scematics on these? To get this repair kit or for more information, consumers should call Hasbro at 1-800-327-8264 anytime, or fill out this form. Ultra Sabers is known throughout the galaxy for our high-end Lightsabers. I am looking for someone who knows how to repair these. I seem to recall it saying somewhere that there was no guarantee how long they would last. Remove the two pins holding the blade in place.