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Midland lxt380 I have two radios. They both worked purfectly. After not using them for about 2 years voice signals are not transmitted/heard Both devices are functioning as it was from the start, except doing the main task - I cannot hear anything that is said from other device and vice versa. One device gives system all sounds (as it ritten in a manual, like ones for Call, TX, Rb etc) in full sound, but other one gives those sounds in very week volume (barely heard). Both devices are tuned to the same channel, settings are equal (silent mode is turned off), batteries are checked and fully charged. What can cause the problem and how to fit it? Thanks!

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Hope this helps... try swapping battery pack and antenna. Try also all available channels path... Goodluck.

Posted on Mar 19, 2014

Testimonial: "Thank you, Mr.Rosener. I tried swapping and different channels - the same - no voice transmittion, and one of radios is almost silent as for system sounds.."

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  • Rosener Guyano
    Rosener Guyano Mar 21, 2014

    Your welcome. Wish it is under warranty or even offer extended services. We've encounter the same problem though different brand and twas out of warranty. What we did, we opened and adjust the surface mounted variable potentiometer while other units having burnt diode in the receiver section.

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    Vitaliy Mar 22, 2014

    Unfortunately, it is out of warranty already..

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    Vitaliy Mar 22, 2014

    So you have managed to work your radio by adjusting the surface mounted variable potentiometer and changing burnt diode?

  • Rosener Guyano
    Rosener Guyano Mar 24, 2014

    Yes it works both. Though we find difficulty in replacing the burnt diode due to availability the fact the replacement was extracted from other digital devices like harddisk. It sounds tricky but weve accomplished by trial. Thanks.

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