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#6486846 - 10/08/16 05:00 PM The Timer - minor problem
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THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 07/03/12
Posts: 5152
Loc: Central Texas
For our big yard feeder, i bought a The Timer a couple of years ago. It's on a battery and solar cell, but every now and then, even fully charged, it'll quit feeding. I go push the reset and redo the times, and we're back in business.

Any of you guys had a similar problem?

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#6486986 - 10/08/16 07:09 PM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
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Registered: 04/17/07
Posts: 300
Loc: Deer Park, Tx
Not yet. I own four of them. They have great warranty program.
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#6487555 - 10/09/16 09:39 AM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
bholt Offline
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Registered: 04/28/06
Posts: 685
Loc: Georgetown,TX
This may foolish but have you changed the"AA's" lately in the timer? I had a similar problem with a HCR timer a few years ago. The 12 volt was fully charged but I forgot to change the AA's for a couple of years. If nothing else contact contact the company.

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#6487585 - 10/09/16 10:06 AM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: bholt]
stxranchman Offline
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Originally Posted By: bholt
This may foolish but have you changed the"AA's" lately in the timer? I had a similar problem with a HCR timer a few years ago. The 12 volt was fully charged but I forgot to change the AA's for a couple of years. If nothing else contact contact the company.

This ^^^^^ then check the gap or spacing between spinner plate and funnel. Only takes a piece of corn to wedge in there to not allow it to feed.
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#6487739 - 10/09/16 12:28 PM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
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THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 07/03/12
Posts: 5152
Loc: Central Texas
I did not check the AA battery. I will do that. Thanks.

Spinner plate is freewheeling well.

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#6489055 - 10/10/16 10:57 AM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
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THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 07/03/12
Posts: 5152
Loc: Central Texas
I replaced the old AA batteries in The Timer. They needed it. Thanks bholt.

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#6489448 - 10/10/16 03:31 PM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
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Registered: 07/22/09
Posts: 793
Called "The Timer guys and they are recalling timers built within the last 6 months due to timer reseting.

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#6489590 - 10/10/16 05:12 PM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
bholt Offline
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Registered: 04/28/06
Posts: 685
Loc: Georgetown,TX
Glad I could be of help Country, change them yearly on a date you can remember. I change mine right before season.

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#6563664 - 11/29/16 08:55 AM Re: The Timer - minor problem [Re: 603Country]
sbushee Offline
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Registered: 07/08/15
Posts: 1033
Only problem I had was the fuse going out. Other than that, nonissues

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