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XTS5000 Internal speaker sounds broken?

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I've been having this issue where when I hit high tones on my radio, I hear almost a mosquito sound during high notes like the speaker very lightly rattling the housing and it distorts voice sometimes when i turn up the volume and it gets louder. It's very frustrating and I hope I get a point to the issue. Any help is appreciated.
 

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Just a guess, but there is a metal clip that holds the speaker into its slot in the front case. Sometimes this clip is displaced if the radio is opened up and then reassembled. If this happens, the speaker can rattle.
 
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Okay, so this has been going on before I decided to open the radio. Now when I took the guts out a little while back to have a look, I noticed a white metal speaker grasper holding down the speaker. Is this the "metal clip" you speak of? I've seen that assumption somewhere else too and I'm guessing that's it now.
 
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