Product FAQs

Scale Batteries

Can I order a new battery cover?

The battery cover is not an orderable part for any scales.

Does Health o meter® have models with replaceable Lithium batteries?

Yes, some newer models allow you to replace the battery.

How long should the Lithium battery last?

The Lithium battery should last for at least 10 years with an average family of 4 weighing once per day.

The battery gets hot. What's wrong?

Make sure the battery is installed correctly. If the problem continues, check and follow the warranty information.

What are the advantages of having a Lithium battery scale versus a scale that uses regular alkaline batteries?

Lithium batteries have extremely small self-discharge, which prolongs the life of a scale. Also, these scales may be operated in a wide temperature range, from -40°C to 85°C.

What type of battery is used as a Lithium Battery?

Widely-available, coin-type CR2032, 2-Volt Lithium batteries are used in our Lithium bath scales.

Where can I buy a replacement Lithium battery?

This battery is available at any store that sells watch batteries. Look for type CR2032 for a replacement.

Why don't the batteries last long?

Make sure that the batteries being used are fresh, and are placed properly into the battery compartment. If the problem continues, check and follow the warranty information.