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by arlojanis
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX6000 portable options?
Replies: 1
Views: 81

APX6000 portable options?

I am looking at options for a VHF APX6000 portable. I need analog and P25 for repeaters and talk around, no trunking. What is the explanation for these? Q806BM Q808 Q811BR H35BU. Is QA00583 Mission Critical Wireless Bluetooth necessary for non-Motorola accessories?
by arlojanis
Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX4000 Knobs?
Replies: 1
Views: 85

APX4000 Knobs?

The APX4000 product data sheet says "standard with 2 dedicated control knobs for volume and channel changes." So, what do you get with option QA04865AA 2 knob configuration?
by arlojanis
Sat Feb 03, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX Bluetooth w/ Cellular Headsets
Replies: 2
Views: 693

Re: APX Bluetooth w/ Cellular Headsets

Do all APX6000 come with Bluetooth? Or, do you need to order option QA00583 mission critical wireless Bluetooth.
by arlojanis
Fri Feb 02, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Test Equipment & RF Equipment Alignment
Topic: Motorola R2670 Questions
Replies: 23
Views: 2603

Re: Motorola R2670 Questions

Is battery negative the same as rf module's frames?
by arlojanis
Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Test Equipment & RF Equipment Alignment
Topic: Motorola R2670 Questions
Replies: 23
Views: 2603

Re: Motorola R2670 Questions

Where is the best place to get a battery?
by arlojanis
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Test Equipment & RF Equipment Alignment
Topic: Motorola R2670 Questions
Replies: 23
Views: 2603

Re: Motorola R2670 Questions

Hello jry. I replaced my R2600C internal battery in July 2008 with a battery from Farnell.co.uk. Battery is still working. When do you guess battery will start leaking?
by arlojanis
Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: Astro Spectra PTT problem
Replies: 4
Views: 170

Re: Astro Spectra PTT problem

I have tried 3 mics. Red light does not come on.
by arlojanis
Tue Jan 30, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: Astro Spectra PTT problem
Replies: 4
Views: 170

Re: Astro Spectra PTT problem

Radio was transmitting normal and just quit keying.
by arlojanis
Mon Jan 29, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: Astro Spectra PTT problem
Replies: 4
Views: 170

Astro Spectra PTT problem

I have a Astro Spectra D04KKH9PW7AN with no PTT from front panel mic jack. Is there a known cause? Can radio be keyed from rear accessory connector for a test?
by arlojanis
Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: Motorola CP/CM Series Subscribers
Topic: CP200XLS Displays
Replies: 0
Views: 131

CP200XLS Displays

In the last year I have had 3 CP200XLS with blank displays. I install a new display with board and flex. The display still does not work. What is wrong with the main board?
by arlojanis
Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:32 am
Forum: Motorola CP/CM Series Subscribers
Topic: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5

RAS is not the cause of this problem, but it does cause trouble.
by arlojanis
Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Motorola CP/CM Series Subscribers
Topic: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5

The error says "The source archive contains features which cannot be written to the device, please purchase and activate these features then try again. Both radios have no extra features. Have tried several radios and archives.
by arlojanis
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Motorola CP/CM Series Subscribers
Topic: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5

The error is only on CP200d and with a saved archive codeplug. I can read a CP200d and then clone that codeplug into another CP00d. CM200d will take a saved codeplug archive.
by arlojanis
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Option codes
Replies: 0
Views: 202

Option codes

I have a list of option codes like Q806 for ASTRO IMBE Digital Operation. Are the codes the same for all years and all models?
by arlojanis
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: Motorola CP/CM Series Subscribers
Topic: Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Error 1214 on Trbo 15.5

I installed the new HKVN4362A version 15.5 build 797 and get error 1214 when using archive codeplug on a CP200d. Does it work for you?
by arlojanis
Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: P25 Phase I or II
Replies: 1
Views: 221

P25 Phase I or II

Can you tell if a system is P25 Phase I or II by looking at the emission designator on the license?
by arlojanis
Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 Status led solid red
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: SLR8000 Status led solid red

136.000.000 is not used as an operating frequency. It is just shown at the end of that line.
by arlojanis
Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:55 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 Status led solid red
Replies: 2
Views: 165

SLR8000 Status led solid red

A SLR8000 had a solid red status led. The RDAC logs show 4 interop transmit frequency 136.000.000 error entries. A PA comm detect N/A 0. and the last entry was interop major detect tx frequency. I tried to save the logs and got a RDAC error 4365. What caused the shutdown? Do the errors add up or is ...
by arlojanis
Thu Aug 03, 2017 5:06 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Microphone compatibility Inquiry
Replies: 17
Views: 917

Re: Microphone compatibility Inquiry

A different brand mic never sounds correct on a radio. I install the original mic element inside the better housing and pack with foam rubber to hold in place. Just make the correct connections and the radio will be good sounding.
by arlojanis
Mon Jul 10, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTS1500 and no battery level on display
Replies: 1
Views: 236

XTS1500 and no battery level on display

I have a XTS1500 with NTN9858C batteries. Why do some batteries show a battery level on display and some do not?
by arlojanis
Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: WPLN4111 Vs. WPLN4232
Replies: 6
Views: 444

Re: WPLN4111 Vs. WPLN4232

Do you have the insert part numbers handy?
by arlojanis
Wed Jun 14, 2017 3:53 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: WM-1000 wireless mic and XPR?
Replies: 0
Views: 292

WM-1000 wireless mic and XPR?

Anyone using a Pyramid WM-1000 wireless mic with a XPR or other radio? Good results or problems? How was install?
by arlojanis
Tue May 30, 2017 5:23 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550 and blue tooth mic
Replies: 0
Views: 355

XPR5550 and blue tooth mic

I am thinking about adding a blue tooth mic to a XPR5550 not an e model. What do I need to order? I have found: PMMN4097A mobile mic with Bluetooth gateway, RLN6544A replacement long range RSM with battery, and RLN6554A battery, clip, and charger. Is this right? Do I need any software? Can more than...
by arlojanis
Tue May 30, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR7550e zone change
Replies: 1
Views: 329

Re: XPR7550e zone change

Keypad was set to channel in all zones. Should be set to channel in home zone for zone operation.
by arlojanis
Mon May 29, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR7550e zone change
Replies: 1
Views: 329

XPR7550e zone change

I have programmed 3 zones into a new XPR7550e and the zone button (front 1) turns on the display light but no zone change operation. What is the problem?
by arlojanis
Mon May 29, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Nation wide license?
Replies: 18
Views: 1539

Re: Nation wide license?

I was looking at the CP110 MURS and it was cancelled November 2014.
by arlojanis
Mon May 29, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Nation wide license?
Replies: 18
Views: 1539

Re: Nation wide license?

Another strike against MURS is he wants Motorola radios and they are probably type accepted for MURS.
by arlojanis
Sun May 28, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: HT1250 Powering up
Replies: 1
Views: 370

Re: HT1250 Powering up

I have seen that problem multiple times. I depot or junk the radio. Do not know another solution.
by arlojanis
Tue May 23, 2017 7:50 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Nation wide license?
Replies: 18
Views: 1539

Re: Nation wide license?

EWA says only itinerant channels can be nationwide.
by arlojanis
Fri May 19, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Nation wide license?
Replies: 18
Views: 1539

Re: Nation wide license?

The radios will always be in the same store. No moving about the nation. Stores in several states. Want just one license for several reasons.
by arlojanis
Fri May 19, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Nation wide license?
Replies: 18
Views: 1539

Re: Nation wide license?

This is for stores in several states and more stores to be added.
by arlojanis
Fri May 19, 2017 6:29 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Nation wide license?
Replies: 18
Views: 1539

Nation wide license?

Can I get a nation wide license for portable radios that are not itinerant?
by arlojanis
Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:17 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 mic?
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Re: SLR8000 mic?

Thanks for the reply. Do you mean that the MTR mic will work ok in analog? I am analog only.
by arlojanis
Sat Apr 08, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 mic?
Replies: 3
Views: 391

SLR8000 mic?

Will a mobile mic work on a SLR8000 repeater? Manual calls for a GMMN4063A mic. What is the difference? Only need to key transmitter for testing.

Might need voice sometime. I have a GMN6147B mic for the MTR2000 and 3000.
by arlojanis
Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Motorola CP/CM Series Subscribers
Topic: CM300 low rf out
Replies: 1
Views: 408

CM300 low rf out

I have a VHF CM300 45 watt radio with 10 to 15 watts varying output. Is Q100 LDMOS about the only thing that causes this?
by arlojanis
Fri Mar 24, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 Repeater
Replies: 7
Views: 674

Re: SLR8000 Repeater

Thinking about the shut down problem, do you like the SLR8000 better than the MTR3000?
by arlojanis
Wed Mar 22, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 program cable?
Replies: 1
Views: 281

SLR8000 program cable?

Is the program cable for the SLR8000 the same cable as for the MTR3000?
by arlojanis
Tue Mar 21, 2017 5:04 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: MTR3000 repeater?
Replies: 2
Views: 403

Re: MTR3000 repeater?

Post should have been " Are all MTR3000's analog repeaters, or does a option need to be ordered?
by arlojanis
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: MTR3000 repeater?
Replies: 2
Views: 403

MTR3000 repeater?

Are all MTR3000's repeaters, or does an option need to be ordered?
by arlojanis
Sun Feb 19, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola P500 portable ????
Replies: 15
Views: 1283

Re: Motorola P500 portable ????

I have a P500 conventional program manual for sale. July 8, 1991. PM for details.
by arlojanis
Tue Jan 03, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX4500 and QCII page encode
Replies: 1
Views: 462

APX4500 and QCII page encode

Will the APX4500 analog encode QCII paging like a CDM?
by arlojanis
Mon Dec 26, 2016 6:36 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Communications.Support site?
Replies: 41
Views: 4214

Communications.Support site?

Is the communications.support web site down or is it my problem?
by arlojanis
Mon Dec 26, 2016 6:29 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTS2500 volume control question.
Replies: 9
Views: 663

Re: XTS2500 volume control question.

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by arlojanis
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550 setup
Replies: 1
Views: 934

XPR5550 setup

I have a new XPR5550 being used as conventional analog. When you pick up the mic, the radio stays on whatever channel is talking in the scan list and the home button (one touch programmed for home channel) does not take you to home. Also, there is no beep when a button on the radio or on the Impress...
by arlojanis
Thu Dec 08, 2016 8:21 am
Forum: Test Equipment & RF Equipment Alignment
Topic: R2400A display
Replies: 6
Views: 660

R2400A display

The bottom line on the right side display is missing many segments. This problem has been intermittent for a while. This time it looks like it will not correct its self. I have a R2200A that has some old age problems. Can some of the R2200 parts be moved to the R2400? If so which ones and what is in...
by arlojanis
Thu Dec 01, 2016 1:43 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Tone remote control over fiber
Replies: 1
Views: 508

Tone remote control over fiber

What would be required to change from using tone remote on a copper pair to using phone company fiber?
by arlojanis
Sun Nov 27, 2016 12:34 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Mag One BPR40 transmit audio choppy
Replies: 1
Views: 950

Mag One BPR40 transmit audio choppy

In 2006 SRN 1522 came out about this problem of choppy transmit audio. It says that sensitivity of some audio accessories is higher than the BPR40's internal microphone. The solution was to send the radio to the depot for a new board. I still have this problem with BPR radios of all ages on both ban...
by arlojanis
Thu Nov 24, 2016 1:32 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550 and Zones
Replies: 5
Views: 1773

Re: XPR5550 and Zones

The place to change is under Buttons. The top of the page. All is good now. Thanks for the help.
by arlojanis
Thu Nov 24, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550 and Zones
Replies: 5
Views: 1773

Re: XPR5550 and Zones

My XPR5550 is a dash mount mobile with the RMN5127 Impress 4-way navigation keypad mic.
by arlojanis
Wed Nov 23, 2016 11:31 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550 and Zones
Replies: 5
Views: 1773

XPR5550 and Zones

I have programmed a new XPR5550 for analog conventional only. I have put 95 channels in zone 1 and 48 channels in zone 2. It shows this way in CPS. There is a button for zone selection. Radio has all 143 channels in series. There are no zones and zone button does not do anything. What is the problem?

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