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Cb not working

The weather station works great however I get nothing from the CB side. Squelch has no effect no sound at all.

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Re: cb not working

Probably cold solder joints on the stand up if boards. Good Luck
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Mills, Wyoming

Posted on Jan 07, 2008

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