Installing or replacing the backup battery Elura 40MC and Elura 50

Article ID: ART160919 | Date published: 06/09/2015 | Date last updated: 08/18/2015


Installing or replacing the backup battery Elura 40MCand Elura 50


Installing or replacing the backup battery Elura 40MC AND Elura 50

The backup battery (lithium button battery CR1616) allows the camcorder to retain date, time and other camcorder settings while the power source is disconnected. It has a life span of about a year.   flashes in red to inform you that it needs to be replaced.

  1. Connect a power source to the camcorder when replacing the backup battery to retain the settings.

  2. Press the small hole with a pen and pull out the battery holder.

  3. Remove the old battery (if necessary) by pushing up then releasing and lifting out.

  4. Insert the battery into the battery holder so that the + side of the battery faces the + sign on the battery holder.

  5. Insert the battery holder back into place.


Treat the battery pack with care.

  • The battery used in this device may present a fire or chemical burn hazard if mistreated. Do not recharge, disassemble or incinerate the battery.
  • Do not expose the battery pack to temperatures greater than 140°F (60°C). Do not leave it near a heater, or inside a car in hot weather, for example.
  • Do not drop or knock it.
  • Do not get it wet.
  • Replace the battery with a CR1616 made by Panasonic, Hitachi Maxell, Sony, Toshiba, Varta or Renata. Use of other batteries may present a risk of fire or explosion.

  • Do not pick up the battery using tweezers or other metal tools as this will cause a short circuit.
  • Wipe the battery with a clean dry cloth to ensure proper contact.
  • Keep the battery out of reach of children. If it is swallowed, seek medical assistance immediately. The battery case may break and the battery fluids may damage stomach and intestines.
  • Do not disassemble, heat or immerse the battery in water to avoid the risk of explosion.



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