First death in my Invicta family.

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As the title stated had my first death of an Invicta watch. My F0027 died. Not positive about the time of death but the watch was on 8:47 on the 25th. When I put it on Sunday I noticed the date and time was off but the second hand was moving. So I changed the date and then the time and noticed that the second hand wasn't moving when I was done.
This is my work watch and I was off that day so not sure. I wear another watch to and from and wear this one at work since I bought it used with a scratched crystal. Doubt I'll get it fixed. I tried a new battery and it didn't fix it. It'll cost at least $35 for the shipping alone to and from Invicta, and who knows what may be needed to make it work again. Might just keep it for the parts and play with it. My pain and grief will be short lived as I have a brand new 5731 on the way. I will post pics once I get it sized.
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anytime I have a quartz watch act stupid the first thing I check is to make sure it did not become magnetized. then I check the battery. about half the time it was magnetized, some time it was the battery and a few times it was the movement capacitor or whatever actually dies on a quartz watch. probably not the problem with yours but thought I'd mention it.
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