Q: How much do you charge for a watch battery?
A: The price of a watch battery depends on the type of watch you have. Prices can range from $14.99 to $25.99, and we can give you the exact price once we take a look at your watch in person.
Q: Can you replace the battery for any watch brand?
A: We can replace the battery for most watch brands on site. Anything we are unable to replace we will send it to a workshop.
Q: Can I take this watch in the water after changing the battery?
A: No, it is not recommended unless the watch has been resealed and water pressure tested. In order to guarantee water resistance all gaskets must be replaced, crystal tested, and the watch is then pressure tested. For us to do this we have to ship the watch to the manufacturer.
Q: What type of battery does my watch take?
A: There are hundreds of different batteries and to determine what type of battery your watch needs, we will have to open it.
Q: What brand batteries do you use?
A: We use either Renata (Swiss) or Maxwell (Japanese). It's dependent on the battery size.
Q: Does the cost of the battery cover labor cost?
A: Yes, our price includes the battery installation and one year warranty.
Q: How long will my battery last?
A: We warranty all watch batteries done at ZTA for one year. Typical battery life varies from 1.5 to 3 years based on the age and type of watch.
Q: Can I just buy a battery?
A: Yes, you can purchase an uninstalled battery for $8.99.