Having problems with your Vivitar Digital Cameras ?

I have a VIVITAR CAMERA SERIES 1 / VIVICAM 7500i. The battery suddenley does not fit into the battery compartment and does not shut or close right. Could it be the battery is somekind of warped and not secure into the battery compartment?

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Well all I can think of, is A: It is in upside down, B: Wrong way around, or a combination of both, please check the orientation, Often, there is a drawing, or an impression in the plastic, indicating how, it should be orientated, it is very easy to get it wrong. Either that, or, perhaps, something has gotten INSIDE the battery compartment, check with a strong light, and perhaps a magnifying glass. On ODD occasions though, batteries can and do "Swell" width wise and length wise, if they have "Gassed" or have just gone faulty. So, if you are sure you have gotten it in right, and there is nothing stopping it going in either, then this may very well be what has happened. You will really have to compare with a new battery to be really sure.
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