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My Beltronics Vector 985 radar detector upon power up displays "Service Required" and stays on the display. Does anyone know what is wrong?

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If its still under warrenty Call Beltronics 800-341-2288 I had the same problem and they re-tuned the Detector and updated the firmware my Vector 985 was out of warrenty by 5 months and Bel repaired it for free. Hope this helps

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