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Constant static Hi, I have owned this scanner for 3 years and it worked great until this week. I still get the transmissions, but it turns to static immediately after and can't get it to stop. The static button sometimes works, but not very much. I tried resetting it and that did not work. Also looking to purchase another, preferably a handheld and battery operated, any suggestions? Thanks in advance!

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  • meluckylotte Feb 15, 2009

    I would love to, just tell me where!

  • meluckylotte Feb 25, 2009

    Hi, thanks for the response. The other things I can think of, was that we lost the electricity a few times in 24 hours and a new phone line was installed. After those 2 items, it started the static. I have clear everything (other than taking it apart).


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Sounds like a tech problem internally, may need cleaning on the pot. A service center can fix it. Or could be an Ant problem? Check your Ant connection make sure they are good and not dirty. Mositure in our homes builds up inside and on all connection. 1200 grit Sand papers works well on ant connection. Or did you move the scanner? that will cause problems as well.

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