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Blinking lights This phone is 4 years old and I think it died. When you put in a battery the lights on either side of the display and the one around the antenna blink continually. The screen flashes scanning and the time it thinks it is but it is blinking as well. The symptoms continue when in its charging station as well. On its base station the item plugged into a working line (I tested this with a non mobile nortel phone) and is plugged in to the wall. Its light is blinking. The dip switches are 1 off 2 on and 3 off (maybe it got bumped and I don't know what it was originally; I doubt that is the issue.) Could be the base station died. I have no idea of what all to check to verify each component is working. I only have one handset.

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Re: blinking lights

The blinking cordless handset seems to be your main issue. IT should not continue to blink after a start up. I think if you replace the handset and sync it to your base station, your problem will be resolved. The T7406 phones are not the most rugged handsets. IF this unit was dropped, a lo of your symptoms make sense.

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