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O5 to O3 control head swap?

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ScannerDan
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O5 to O3 control head swap?

Postby ScannerDan » Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:19 pm

I have a mid power XTL5000 with a remote mount O5 control head. I would like to swap it for a remote mount O3 handheld control head. My question is how difficult is it and what is the Motorola part number for the O3 control head extension cable ?
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Re: O5 to O3 control head swap?

Postby fineshot1 » Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:18 am

I do not know for sure but I think there must be a kit that contains all
the parts necessary along with the necessary documentation for the
conversion. I am sure changing the ignition sense considerations would
be part of that.
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Re: O5 to O3 control head swap?

Postby resqguy911 » Sat Aug 17, 2019 5:48 am

PMLN4958 is the mic extension cable. You will also need the PMLN4959 accessory cable as well to provide ignition sense and speaker leads. All you have to do is make sure you program the appropriate buttons and plug it in on a mid power brick.
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Re: O5 to O3 control head swap?

Postby ScannerDan » Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:10 am

Thank you so much..
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Re: O5 to O3 control head swap?

Postby ScannerDan » Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:09 am

resqguy911 wrote:PMLN4958 is the mic extension cable. You will also need the PMLN4959 accessory cable as well to provide ignition sense and speaker leads. All you have to do is make sure you program the appropriate buttons and plug it in on a mid power brick.


I just wanted to confirm that the XTL5000 "Rear Ignition Cable" is a "HLN6863B" not the PMLN4959?
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