CB showing RX all the time


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Gary939
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CB showing RX all the time

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Good evening everyone, I hope you are having a great day. As for me, I have a little issue with the CB on my 2015 Goldwing. The other day the battery completely died and I put it on a battery charger. After the battery charged the bike started right up no problems. However, the CB is now showing Rx all the time like someone is talking. When I press the PTT on the cb it will go into Tx mode. As soon as I let go of the PTT button. The Rx displays again. I can not hear radio as long as the Rx is displayed. I can turn off the CB and hear the radio just fine. Any suggestions? Thanks


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Wayne
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Re: CB showing RX all the time

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Turn the ignition key on and remove the negative battery connection for 5 seconds and that will reset the audio units processor and more than likely fix the problem.
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smilam
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Re: CB showing RX all the time

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Check your squelch to see if it was accidentally turned.
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thrasherg
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Re: CB showing RX all the time

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I'm with Smilam, the CB will have reset back to standard settings which has a very low squelch value (something like 3 or 5), just increase the squelch to 10 and it will probably all be good.

Gary


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