"That might have been me replying before. I've found an even easier way since then too.
Just cut into the film at the neck of the bottle, pull some film away then just rub against the exposed cut in the film with a tea towel or something…"
"I was thinking the same, used to be a guy called Mick I believe who made all the bottles, maybe he left and took all the knowledge with him :-D. I don’t think they validate much to be honest given the chrome iO and smart Astro in particular…"
"Quite a few reports of this issue in other places too it seems. Amazing how they can’t make their own product after all these years.
I've been to the factory a couple of times, it’s quite an armature operation so sadly not too…"
Exactly what I thought :-D. I'm tired of constantly having to contact them about faulty bottles. I feel for the guys in the US that spend so much money to import them just to end up with a collection of faulty bottles. Plus, the people…"
"They changed it a couple of years ago, now the legs arnt evenly spaced anymore. Really bad change in my opinion, makes the whole thing look wonky. Probably the only reason is it fits in the box better."
"Thanks for the replies. These are all less than a year old with the exception of the black/copper, some never had the bulb changed I tried everything but the entire fitting is loose in the base so not enough leverage. Even got other people to try to…"
"The only thing I can imagine is that whenever you turn the lamp on/off there is a small spark at the pins of the bulb and over time it becomes sort of a welded spot. I've had switches do that. I would try lubrication like wd40 spray and stay…"
Hi AllAll of my GU10 Telstars have stuck bulbs, has anyone else had this issue? I've tried litrally everything. Sometimes they get stuck stright away, sometimes I can change the bulb once or twice before thet get stuck in the base. I've seen a couple of reviews on Amazon saying the same so I guess it happens but all of mine are useless at the moment :(. Thanks for any help! See More
Hey, im good thanx m8 hows urself? Ahh thought maybe you bought in a shop or something, some places must have old/new stock lying around, just needs to be found! I'll have to put a post up on here to say what im after. Thanx for the friend add too :) All the best - Dan.
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