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Old 02-27-2014, 6:47 AM
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yes, they make radios capable of scanning. (but you already knew that...)
Yes I do know that but they're not scanners and from what I know they can't scan thousands of different channels and TGIDs.
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Default RMA 47

Hi Paul,
Please cancel RMA 47 or reassign.
Checked Radio last night with 2 different headphone units and radio sounded fine, so I guess not all units exhibit this failure. I have not used the link to print the return label.
My Radio is serial# 375Z38002216 with a sum of 0E1.
I have owned over 20 Bearcat/Uniden scanner's in the last 40 years and very happy with your products.
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Old 02-27-2014, 9:05 AM
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No dealer has new fixed stock yet.I still have old stock and waiting for Uniden to handle the shipping back and exchange.
ah, have to waiting first for new one?
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Old 03-03-2014, 7:48 PM
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Default A question about the headphone issue

I have one of the scanners with S/N <2600 (1439).

I am not sure if the noise on the front jack is significant to me.. I have trouble finding a conversation that lasts long enough to switch between headphones and speaker to compare. I find it useable though, so am inclined to not return it for this issue.

However, I have 2 questions that I wonder if they could be related, and I wanted to know if the correction will impact either of these..

1) I notice that to get a comfortable volume on the headphones, I need to raise the volume. If 10 was comfortable on speaker, I need to go to about 17 on the headphone jack.

2) If I plug in my ear-buds into the ext speaker jack, I do get a significant rushing/white noise. This is with the volume set to 0.

I also want to thank Upman and Uniden for their efforts to communicate fairly with us. (If you have not read the link at the bottom of Upman's posts, read it.. I think that is an excellent list for anyone who posts!) In particular, thank you for the gift of an extended warranty for the early purchasers of the 536!

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Today I received my 536 back from Uniden and other that the lousy way it was packed I couldn't be any happier. Upman and his team have one a first rate job in handling this problem in my opinion. My radio looks like new and seems to be operational perfect as well. Thanks Upman.

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Paul, hoping not to hijack this thread so I started a new one with my post recall headphone issue.

new headphone issue after recall
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As an aside:

UpMan, I'm a meticulous little scanner head. If you need some hardcore beta testing on Uniden's next scanner, I'm your man.

Most of these issues, I'd like to think. I would have caught before they went into production. There's analog and P25 signals in my area to test with. Keep me in mind!
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