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My furby has brand new batteries, I have reset him a lot of times. Every time he turns on he shuts off right away. This is the second ferby this has happened to. Do you have any ideas?


\015 I purchased this Ferby at Walmart and at K-Mart. The same thing happened to both the Ferby's. What do I do now?\015

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Could be a quality control issue. Exchange it.
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