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Rubber antenna has become old and cracked and fell off almost both of my 250's exposing the coil wire antenna underneath. How to repair or buy another?

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Many operators just wrap the coil with electrical tape. The antennas are considered to be non-replaceable, so they are not offered as repair parts. And if they were offered, they would probably cost more than new radios would.

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Posted on Apr 27, 2010

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    Ed Williams Dec 17, 2012

    Poor support on Motorola's part. Could not possibly cost more than a new radio unless Motorola was purposely trying to gank the consumer.

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