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Cobra Micro Talk LI6000 One radio won't turn on

So Ive had these radio for sometime now..No problems. Haven't used them for awhile. Both batteries are good, but one radio will NOT turn on. I took them camping in the summer and were working great. Didn't drop them or anything. No dirt or water damage. Could there just be a lock on that radio that went haywire? Should I press a sequence of buttons to turn reset the thing? Kinda frustrating having only one radio(kinda defeats the purpose)! If anyone knows whats going please let me know!
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Pat

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  • Anonymous Feb 09, 2009

    My radios worked fine last winter when they were last used. I charged both radios before attempting to use them and one will not turn on. I removed its battery and put in the second radio, it worked fine. I have tried pushing the power button for a significant amount of time and there is no change.

  • zizula May 03, 2009

    I have similar issue. Both batteries are good, but one radio is not receiving anything. It is transmitting though. I was also looking some kind of reset. 
    Does anyone has any solution?

  • waqar raj
    waqar raj May 11, 2010

    dear sir , need to know ur problem in details & clearly

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  • The fact that these turn on while on the charger is an indicator that the batteries are just that far gone. Depending on how much you like these radios vrs the cost of a new set is something to think about.

  • This link is where you can get a reliable battery replacement.

http://www.batteries.com/battery/cobra/103-0001-1-battery_R-414884-205946.html
  • I use a newer Midland talk around for camping, hiking etc. The thing I always look for in a talk around radio is if the manufacturer battery goes bad or runs dry can I use some batteries at home with it? I like the fact I can put 4AA batteries of the shelf in my radio in an emergency. And when the stock battery gores kaput, I can use some AA rechargeable batteries I already have at home and save on replacing the battery or radio. Something to think about should you decide to get a different radio set.


Regards, Tony

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