The problem is possibly the keypad on the phone. Try another phone , preferrably a standard corded phone. If you still cannot break the dial tone, then the problem is with the telephone line (phone company)
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The battery in the handset could be bad . First I would test that the base unit is recieving dial tone by pressing speaker button on base unit. If there is dial tone then problem is in handset or in base unit communication to handset. Try resetting power to base unit. Check manual for any re-initialization procedure. If the base unit is not receiving dial tone then I would test that the phone line is delivering dial tone to the base unit by connecting a known good phone to the line cord. If the dial tone is not present , problem could be in line cord from outlet, outlet, building wiring, or service provider.
Don't confuse the two. In most systems, the RECALL button gives you new dial tone on the line you're currently on, and the REDIAL function will dial the last number dialed or a saved number.
Since you're asking about a phone and did not list the SYSTEM, if you set has Last Number (LNR) or just redial, when you press the button, it will either try to use the last line dialed, or you may have to select an outside line and get a dial tone, then press the LNR button. It will dial out. If you press the RECALL button, it will drop your present call and give you new dial tone without having to hang up, pick up the handset, and select a line. You may actually have to press both buttons to effect a LNR sequence.
Your phone is broken, the only solution is to replace it. Call Uniden Customer Service and they should be able to help you. 1-800-297-1023. ( I'm serious, there is no way you can fix this problem with out opening the base unit up and replacing a bad transistor)
2/29 Have you registered or re-registered the handset?
"No link" can mean handset is not accepting radio wave of base unit. At Mfgr website pull-down operator's manual and look for registration instructions. Some sequence of buttons will create a radio signal from base (have handset off base) then another sequence of buttons on handset will accept radio signal. If handset has "menu" button, try "menu", then "00" (zero zero) then select an accept or "OK" button. Good luck.