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APX 6000: "Unknow Acc"

buckyswider

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Hi guys, we have an APX 6000 portable that occasionally gives an "Unknow Acc" message on power-up. It's got a Motorola RSM and Motorola IMPRES battery. Does this indicate a problem with the handset, battery, or radio itself? I guess I should try swapping the components with another portable to see if the problem follows one of them or stays with the radio itself, but thought I'd ask first. I do see posts about "Unknown Battery" but no hits on the Unknown Accessory.

Any insights? Thanks!
 

buckyswider

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OK thanks. I guess the accessory swap is called for then. We have 34 radios with consecutive S#s, so unless it's a very rare radio problem in that lot, it's probably the accessory.
 

TampaTyron

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Likely the accessory, swap batteries with another radio for a week (less covid risk). If the issue continues, wipe down and swap mics with another radio for a week. If it still continues, it is a bad radio. TT
 

buckyswider

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thanks all, yep, seems like an apple all right!! We wipe our mics down daily anyway, but I will swap one at a time to see if can be traced to either the battery or the mic.
 
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