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During the 5-10 minute warm-up of the cb its s meter pins and there is no receive untill you key the mike and then it goes back into normal receive mode untill it happens again this continues untill the radio has been on for about 10 minutes then the problemm seem to go away. the radio was bought from copper electronics 2 days ago a galaxy dx979

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I would recommend not doing anything and contacting Copper Electronics and have them arrange to have it shipped for a warranty repair. If you so much as open that radio they may decline the free repair you are entitled too. Copper Electronics are good folks. I do plenty of business with them. Contact them and tell them your issue and inform them the radio is only two days old and they will take care or you. For this radio they offer an alignment and tune for a small fee. Did they perform this on your radio before they shipped it? It would seem that something may be wrong with the PLL. Just to be sure make sure the power supply is sufficient and you have an SWR/Watt meter in line to make sure your radio does not suffer heat damage.

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