Battery cover loose/rattles

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I just purchased the 21" push mower a week ago and used it twice.  I noticed a constant rattle sound during mowing and found it to be the battery cover.  When latched, it has about 1/8" vertical movement and 1/16" side to side.  The unit was built 4/17.  I am surprised the cover doesn't latch firmly in place since the unit will vibrate by nature from the spinning blade, traveling across a lawn, etc.  The rattle is actually louder than the motor/blade spinning.  Does anyone else have this issue? 
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If the lid is rattling it could be due to excessive vibration. Check your blade balance and make sure that’s not the issue.