[vcf-midatlantic] OT: FIOS Voice Backup Battery Replacement for 12V 7.2Ah

Joseph Oprysko joprysko1 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 19 08:41:57 EDT 2016

If you perform the reset and it's still indicating that the battery needs
replacing, then it's sure. Also look for corrosion on the terminals.

I've seen in some homes where the ONT was put into a garage,
or wet/unfinished basement. From my research online, they tend to fail
sooner due to more significant temperature changes and high humidity.

On Tuesday, July 19, 2016, Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> I wonder if Batteries Plus might have them. They are close by to me.
> On Mon, Jul 18, 2016 at 5:16 PM, Mike Loewen via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org <javascript:;>> wrote:
> > On Mon, 18 Jul 2016, Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> >
> > So anyway I need to replace it. It is 12V 7.2 Ah. The one that Verizon
> >> sells is 12V 8Ah:
> >>
> >>
> https://www.verizon.com/home/accessories/fios-voice-backup-battery/?&skuParam=sku510023
> >>
> >
> >    See if you can find a local Battery Outlet, or some place similar.
> You
> > can find UPS batteries and the like a lot cheaper than mail order.
> >
> >
> > Mike Loewen                             mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
> <javascript:;>
> > Old Technology                          http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/
> >

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