Question about Radio Communications

3 Answers

Radio shack pro 2067 suddenly not receiving

This scanner suddenly quit receiving. I have checked the antenna, squelch, made sure the att. is shut off. Changed antenna and radio locations. The instuction manual trouble shooting guide is useless and I am not sure what to do now. I love this scanner and to have it suddently do this is frustrating. Also the power supply has never changed and is hooked up to a GFI, so any power surges would have been caught.
Thanks.
Jim

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • taz343217 Jan 27, 2008

    Yes I tried resetting 3 different times, checked my antenna by putting 3 different on it. I initialized it and still nothing.

    Thanks anyway. Shame to toss in the trash but, I am pitching it tomorrow.

    Jim

  • taz343217 Feb 08, 2008

    I tossed it. I guess RS makes throw away scanners. Thanks for you help.

    Taz

  • Mechanic688
    Mechanic688 May 11, 2010

    Taz, I have not had hands on experience with your scanner, but have you tried resetting it like it explains on pg. 52 of your manual? How about the ant. connector in the scanner? If all else fails, you might have to initialize it(which will wipe out the memory) and start over again. That's about all I can help with. Mechanic

×

Ad

3 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I had the same problem. I realize this is a little late but I just came across this site. I opend it up and the alum wire connecting the BNC to the mother board was cracked. Iput a dab of solder on it and it was good as new.
Wish I would have found this b4 u tossed it.
Bryan MC
bryanmc@windstream.net

Posted on Jun 22, 2008

Ad

Hey guys, try moving the VCO coil. remove the 2 solder from the can and you can see 3 coils dipped with wax, try moving the coil, tune to VHF or on NOAA channels then move the coil slightly. it should bring back the life of this scanner. Mine fied in that way. Oh yeah I have 5 of those Pro-2067

Posted on Jul 16, 2008

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

Known issue that the cpu fails. return to rs for repair or google the parts and try to fix it urself. its fkkked anyway right?
your screen still works??? thats amazing!

i remember when $500 would buy something that was at least acceptable in quality...

Posted on Feb 07, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

The scanner is a model PRO-2050. It will only do squelching sound on all the channels and will not bring in any messages. I completely emptied the scanner. Then I put channel..1-8 in. yStill hear...


Hello,

Once you hear the sqelching, than you want to turn it back just till it stops. Make sure you have your scanner antenna all the way up and adjust it, slowly down, till you scanner starts to pick up. Believe it or not, the antenna has alot to do with picking up signals. Plus, you need to have it by a window, to help pick up stronger signals.

Radio shack can make you a copy of all the codes for this scanner. I would contact them, about your problems.

Kind regards!

Sep 13, 2011 | Radio Shack Pro-2052 Scanner

1 Answer

Radioshack pro 2067 will not recieve anything


Make sure its your local weather channel, turn squelch to minimum, get your local frequency at www.RadioReference.com ...hope this was helpful...

May 26, 2010 | Radio Shack Pro-2051 Base Scanner

1 Answer

Does not receive


It is posible that you may get some very close signals to show up but even that is not 100%

Make sure you also have any noise blankers etc turned off as these will further reduce the signal.

Check out some of the radio ham and scanner sites like Strong Signals you should find cheap ways of making a home brew ant. for it.

Sep 09, 2009 | Radio Shack Pro-2018 Scanner

2 Answers

Pro 97 not working


This is just a guess but sounds like your antenna connection (inside the unit) has broken. If you use the antenna as a handle it will eventually break. Radio Shack will repair it for a flat fee of $40 (that was the price the last time I checked) plus shipping. Or if you are really good at soldering and have good eye sight, you can repair it your self.
Your local radioshack should be able to send it in for repair.

Aug 28, 2008 | Radio Shack Pro-97 Handheld Scanner

1 Answer

NO SQUELCH


I have a Radio Shack Pro 97 Scanner that I received as a present 1-1/2 years ago. It was working just fine and then suddenly there was no squelch or volume. The keys make noise when pushed, but there is no sound for the squelch or volume. The scanner scans the frequencies but does not stop and play. I went on line and found that other people were having the same problems. I went back to the store that the unit was purchased from and received no help what so ever, they said it’ s off warranty and I was out of luck, nice way to do business??. I think that something that cost as much as this should not be junk after a short period of time. I hope you can help me with this problem I do like radio shack, but I can’t afford to buy items that don’t stand up.

Sincerely

Greg Stevens

e-mail

fooyun@sbcglobal.net

Aug 07, 2008 | Radio Shack Pro-97 Handheld Scanner

2 Answers

Scanner problem


A component in the frequency synthesizer circuit bit the dust. This is a common problem but may not be cost effective to repair. Radio Shack scanners are not well made & are susceptible to failure.

Jun 12, 2008 | Radio Shack Pro-95 Handheld Scanner

2 Answers

My pro-2018 won't scan anymore.


you may need to re program it and get a external antenna.i recommend that you get a scanner pc programming kit.

Jan 31, 2008 | Radio Shack Pro-2018 Scanner

1 Answer

Pro-94 no rec


First guess is to check your antenna. Better yet, do a quick swap with someone and try their antenna. If that does not change it, then check to see if the attenuator is turned on, and take it off. Recheck your settings by the book. Hope this helps,, Mechanic

Dec 01, 2007 | Radio Shack Pro-94 Scanner

Not finding what you are looking for?
Radio Communications Logo

Related Topics:

637 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Radio Communications Experts

Steve

Level 3 Expert

3289 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

17473 Answers

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

82322 Answers

Are you a Radio Communication Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...