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Motorola PM 400

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I just recieved my new PM 400 from work and i installed it in my F-150. When the mic is on the hanger it has all audio. When I take the mic off i loose all audio?? I am not a radio prof.. is this a install problem or programming issue?? please help.
 
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Do any other noticeable changes occur when you "loose all audio"? Does the radio scan/stop scanning? Do you still have control tones (beeps for button presses)? Is your mic clip grounded? Do you have an option board?
 

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yeah, explain the lose all audio a little better. programming would not cause everythign to stop upon coming off hook.
 
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I just recieved my new PM 400 from work and i installed it in my F-150. When the mic is on the hanger it has all audio. When I take the mic off i loose all audio?? I am not a radio prof.. is this a install problem or programming issue?? please help.
Yes - it could be a programing issue - did you program the radio?

If so uncheck the "HUB defeats PL" box in the "conventional configuration" tab.

I am going by MCS2000 cps software so I am not 100% certain you will find it
under the conventional tab but you should find it somewhere, you may have to
look around to find it.
 
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Do any other noticeable changes occur when you "loose all audio"? Does the radio scan/stop scanning? Do you still have control tones (beeps for button presses)? Is your mic clip grounded? Do you have an option board?
Yes i loose all audio. The button tones stop working when the mic is off the hook. I placed a paperclip on the mic hanger and when that is in place my audio is fine. Im wondering if this is a mic problem??
 
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