Question about Galaxy Radios DX-2547 40-Channels Base CB Radio

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No rx the radio will talk but you cant hear one thing no matter what you turn nothing anyone got any ideas plz help me

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    daylonrrober Mar 09, 2009

    this is on a uniden washington base by the way

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    daylonrrober Mar 13, 2009

    antenna is a a99 rg8 large coax uniden washington 8719 radio swr is 1.5 this is radio has about 100 feet of rx nothing more

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    daylonrrober Mar 14, 2009

    very true but no kids around the radio . it was working fine put it in a box for four years and when it was pulled out this is what it is doing i have no clue

  • james morgan May 11, 2010

    tell me more about the antenna, coax, radio. it sounds to me as if the coax could be shorted or the swr is really high. check the swr and let me know?



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So the swr is fine antenna has not been hit by lightning i assume as the swr would be all wacke out check to see if the rf gain is turned all the way down maybe if you have little ones they play with everything as i know all so well. or mabe the squelch was turned allt the way up if either turn squelch down all the way and turn the rf gain all the way up if not the audio chip on the rt side of the board could be shoted out if the radio has pa put switch to pa with external speaker attached key mic and talk if you here yourself talking the chip is good. by the way has the radio been tweaked any time recently it may be also alignment problem??

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  • james morgan Mar 15, 2009

    does it have a 5 pin connectro on the mic end if so remove the small screws and chec to see if the recieve wire may be broken if so just resolder it back to pin 5 on the mic plug.




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