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One cobra talk turns on the other does not

Push the on button and nothing happens on only one of the models. Swithed batteries and still nothing.

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  • PAKA2 Feb 05, 2009

    ONE COBRA MICROTALK WALKIE TALKIE TURNS ON THE OTHER DOES NOT WITH FULLY CHARGED BATTERIES.

  • widmech Feb 28, 2009

    One radio works other doesn't tried switching batteries. Still didn't work.

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Hi Paka,
I think you have aconnection problem, make sure the contacts to the batteries are clean , failing this check the switch and /or clean contacts with crc or a similar liquid,
John.

Posted on Apr 29, 2009

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