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I use it almost every day. I've had zero problems with mine in the 4 months or so I've had it. 6-8 months all 3 times, then I start getting inaccurate readings, or it doesn't even pick BikeRadar 79,554 views 5:17 Polar FT7 Heart Rate Monitor: Getting Started - Duration: 4:06. I want to buy one but I read some negative reviews on Amazon that make me hesitant. More about the author

I've tried changing HRMs/straps/monitors, using spit/salt water/ECG gel. Nothing worked. I need to have the battery replaced and I was hoping to use another (both Polar) in the meantime… Reply link does not work in your browser because JavaScript is disabled.Reply Finally the transmitter also has a battery that could be a maintenance item from time to time July 30, 2014 11:39AM 0 «12» Go Sign In or Register to comment.

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They all mix and match. Would anyone else recommend this model? it would work fine for 30 seconds, a minute, whatever, then nothing. I guess you can only stinky sweat up the strap so many times before it resigns.

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I am thinking of wrapping bubble wrap round the monitor to protect it from wind chill. Saliva works well. Loading... Polar Electrode Belt It's getting colder, I've been doing more rides early, when it's REALLY cold, and I'm definitely not working up a sweat early on, cause the first couple of miles are flat

If the transmitter is not worn tight enough the most common symptom is erratic heart rate readings that jump from low numbers to high numbers randomly. Polar Heart Rate Sensor H1 Not Working I have an implanted defibrillator and have been shocked by it from running too hard. Like most people, I always unsnap the HRM on the same side every time, and had never unsnapped the other side. Sometimes after I stop it goes back up to 180+, so something definitely isn't reading correctly.

both for recovery rides (HR 115-125) and LT intervals (HR 157-162) Useless or is my heart just jacked (was told once I might have a heart murmur) also am a regular Polar Watch Won't Turn On We would recommend washing the electrode belt regularly in the washing machine to avoid any corrosion building up inside the belt and snaps. I see in the manual (yes I'm one of those crazy people that reads the manual) it says to unsnap the HRM from the strap when not in use. It is also very important to disconnect both sides of the belt from the transmitter when not in use.

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I do have a beating heart after all… Reply link does not work in your browser because JavaScript is disabled.Reply dave-o December 28, 2014 at 7:08 am #13 I'm a very Manuel from Germany Reply link does not work in your browser because JavaScript is disabled.Reply Andy Jordan December 6, 2012 at 2:30 pm #91 I recently had some cramping around my My graph is just a bit different. Wet the area underneath the strap and make sure it's in good contact with the center of your chest.

Can you make a photo how exactly you have strap fitted, on left side i guess? Polar A300 Heart Rate Monitor Pairing Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... By the way would not help to stick something to strap from outside between strap and jersey (shirt)?

Or is there a way to clean the battery connections??

I know this is an old thread but as I was unable to find any conclusive answer for myself I went ahead and shaved and hey presto! Personally, I do reccomend the FT4 to people who are new and need something easy to program and read and also have fairly average resting heart rates. Reply link does not work in your browser because JavaScript is disabled.Reply Eddie November 15, 2014 at 1:54 pm #23 I have the same problem with both my garmin and sportline Polar Ft4 Troubleshooting Reply link does not work in your browser because JavaScript is disabled.Reply Ultradianguy April 30, 2012 at 6:32 pm #66 Does anyone know if it's possible to wear a Garmin Ant+

In a worst case without water available, I'll lick my fingers and then touch the strap. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail.You can click here to Subscribe without commentingYour name:E-mail:Add a picture 226 Comments Bart April 6, 2010 at 1:02 pm #1 What an amazing coincidence: I know that there were some early batches of 310XT units with HR straps that they are replacing the HR straps on, without any charge.

Reply link does not work in your browser because JavaScript is disabled.Reply MadeUpName May 16, 2010 at 7:29 am #25 I have a 310XT and used to get the same HR I'm getting static shocks when I touch the control panel. I decided it was time to replace the battery…. I was hoping there was something better on the market, but doesn't look that way.

So, any thoughts? Changing the battery and extra cleaning the strap didn't help at first, but I did get it going again. We get questions about high, wacko readings on occasion in our heart rate training group at RunningAhead.