Other than that i love it, it's pretty accurate, i need it during HIIT exercises. Polar A300 Heart Rate Monitor Pairing February 1, 2013 1:48AM 0 JasonsSoulMate Posts: 150Member Posts: 150Member SNAP!! The most common reason for me was not rinsing the strap often and properly after each use, sweat residue really screws up its performance! FWIW, cheers Ted March 20, 2014 12:50PM 0 gerla_k Posts: 312Member Posts: 312Member I bout my FT4 almost 3 years ago, works very well.
Yes, if the cost isn't a big factor, I would get one with a fit test too.
But now the new strap is having the same problem. Polar Heart Rate Monitor Not Detecting Heart Rate But I digress. Polar Heart Rate Monitor Not Pairing Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading...
They were all still under warranty, so I just bring them back and get a new one and wait until it breaks again..*lol* MANY people report problems, so personally I think check over here BTW, my old FT1 has been running for about 5 years now without a hiccup. Based on their offering for the existing soft strap (strap+transmitter together as the only option) I'm guessing not. I think I'll get some of that gel & see if that helps. Polar Heart Rate Monitor Reading Too High
Anyhow, now it is in perfect shape. Polar Watch Won't Turn On I haven t used the strap for a certain period of time and now, when resting it showed 100-150 bpm and during exercise 200-250, obviously wrong. I was about to give up and try a different strap when I stumbled upon a solution.
I decided it was time to replace the battery…. Moving the strap can fix it for a couple of minutes and then it heads straight back up to the silly numbers. It's been working now for 5 minutes straight. weblink Tried also move strap on my back, but it worked only before ride with freshly electrode gel added ..
Eureka! Seawater and swimming pool chemicals can affect ECG signal reception. I am thinking of wrapping bubble wrap round the monitor to protect it from wind chill. If you have tried everything above and you still get 'Check WearLink!/ Check heart rate transmitter!' message, the heart rate sensor battery may be empty.