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Old 15 July 2011, 04:33   #1
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icom m411 problem

Icom m411 3yrs old seems to tx but will only rx when squelch is past threshold ie hissing all the time
tried 2 aerials same prob as Erin maybe
any advice appreciated
before i try bouyancy test on it
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Old 15 July 2011, 05:22   #2
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Yes, does sound very similar. Although mine won't tx properly either. Is yours intermittent too. I'll be trying a new aerial soon to see if that cures it.
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doesnt seem intermittant but seldom use or check vhf
phones work better with all our hills and lochs
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Prob solved
I have had very excellent service from Icom
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Prob solved
I have had very excellent service from Icom
Did they tell you what was wrong?I'd be interested to know as I've recently fitted a 411.
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Icom very promptly replied it was a known problem of that age model and to return it for repair
Will post results asap
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Ahh, I see. Not a user correctable issue then. Thanks
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VHF returned today IF filters replaced
thanks Icom
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