Hearing Aid Troubleshooting

Hearing Aid Troubleshooting

Dealing with hearing aid issues can be a bit of a bother, Audi Hearing is here to provide you with some cool and handy tips to solve your hearing aid problems. These tips are super helpful, and they make the whole process much simpler. So let’s delve into some simple troubleshooting steps and remember, our team is always here to help you out.

Table of Contents

1. Not Working- Check the Battery

The first step is always to check the battery. If your hearing aid isn’t working, it might just be a battery issue. Make sure to replace them if needed, and you can learn more about battery care here.

2. Sound Issues- Clean it Up

If you are facing sound distortion or reduced sound, give your hearing aids a good clean. It can be due to earwax or dirt, which is super common. The Australian Government’s Department of Health recommends regular cleaning to maintain optimal function.

3. Uncomfortable Fit- Adjust It

Feeling uncomfortable? It might just need a little adjustment.

4. Feedback Sounds- Seal it Right

Are you experiencing whistling or buzzing sounds? It might not be sealed properly in your ear.

5. Connection Issues- Sync Again

Having trouble with connectivity? Re-syncing your device might help.

Additional Expert Advice

  • Always read the manual provided with your hearing aid.
  • Regularly clean your hearing aid with a soft, dry cloth.
  • Store your hearing aids in a dry place away from moisture and heat.
  • Seek professional advice if problems persist.

Exploring Hearing Aid Solutions

At Audi Hearing, we strive to create an environment where dealing with hearing aids becomes less of a hassle and more of a seamless part of daily life. Ensuring the well-being of your hearing aids is pivotal for maintaining a good quality of life and optimal auditory health.

Delving into Advanced Solutions

  1. Reassess Your Hearing Aid Settings:

If you notice a sudden change in hearing or think your device isn’t as efficient, revisiting and tweaking your hearing aid settings can be very beneficial.

  1. Seek Professional Help When Needed:

There are instances where troubleshooting at home might not be sufficient. Regular professional check-ups, at least annually, are essential. Audi Hearing offers excellent maintenance and repair services to keep your devices running smoothly.

  1. Undergo Regular Hearing Tests:

Frequent audiometric testing is crucial. It ensures your hearing aids are accurately tuned to your hearing needs, particularly important as our hearing evolves.

  1. Consider Upgrading Your Device:

With continuous advancements in technology, upgrading your hearing aid can often resolve persisting issues. Discover our array of advanced hearing aids to find one that aligns with your needs.

  1. Manage Moisture Effectively:

Given the humidity in Australia, managing moisture is essential to prevent hearing aid malfunctions. Storing devices in dry places and using a dehumidifier can mitigate moisture-related problems.

Optimising Performance with Accessories

Utilising the right accessories can significantly enhance your hearing aid experience and resolve minor issues, like using the right cleaning tools to maintain device cleanliness and performance.

Choose Quality Hearing Aid Products

Investing in top-notch hearing aids and accessories can reduce the likelihood of device malfunctions. Audi Hearing offers premium products to meet the varied needs of our clients. Explore our offerings to find what suits you best.

Learn Proper Care Techniques

Being knowledgeable about proper hearing aid care is empowering. The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency advises learning about appropriate care and maintenance to prolong device life and prevent damage.

Be Proactive and Stay Updated

Being proactive and informed about the latest in hearing aid technology is the key to avoiding complications. Regular maintenance, staying informed about new products and technologies, and proper cleaning can help maintain your devices’ efficiency and longevity.

Embrace Your Hearing Journey

Understanding and addressing potential hearing aid issues effectively enriches your auditory experience. Audi Hearing supports you by offering extensive assistance, innovative solutions, and top-quality products.

Remember, embarking on a proactive and knowledgeable hearing journey ensures that your experience with hearing aids remains smooth and enjoyable. With Audi Hearing’s support and expert solutions, embrace the world of sound with assurance and joy.


Taking care of your hearing aids is super crucial, and these tips are here to make your life easier. Remember, if you ever need help, the friendly and professional team at Audi Hearing is just a call away. For more in-depth assistance, contact us immediately.

Frequently Asked Questions

Regular cleaning is advised. Check our cleaning guide for more details.

Refer to our battery care guide.

It is generally not recommended.

Proper fitting is crucial to avoid discomfort.

Ensuring proper insertion can help.

It is generally recommended to clean your hearing aids daily to maintain optimal functionality and hygiene.

No, most hearing aids are not waterproof, and exposure to water can damage the internal components.

Hearing aid batteries usually last between 3 to 22 days, depending on the hearing aid type and battery size.

While occasional whistling or feedback can occur, consistent issues may indicate a problem that requires professional attention.

Yes, most hearing aids come with volume controls or remote apps allowing for adjustments, but consult your audiologist for proper setting recommendations.

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