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A blank spot in reception on my 340 while a signal is heard

While in scan mode, and it stops on a signal, like the local sheriff or anything at all, there is a consistent, regular pause in the signal. No problem on AM or FM radio. I have moved the scanner away from any source of device that emits RF, and still the same. I guess you could describe it like a regular pulse, except that it is a blank spot in reception.Thank you

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First thing I would check is to see if you have the "Priority" Function set on. If it is on a PRI would be illuminated in the display. When this is on the scanner will pause and check you "priority" Channel every 2 seconds, even when it is stopped on a transmission. Turn off the Priority by pressing the PRI button while it is scanning. Se if theis helps,

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