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ASTRO Spectra W3-Inhibited While Programming

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KURT12520

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I was programming my ASTRO Spectra W3 VHF 110w when I got Error Code on the HHCH 01/82. I re-powered it and I got a message "This Radio Has Been Inhibited by Dispatch...Dispatch must uninhibit or you must use a depot tool".
I read the original codeplug first and saved it. I tried to program the original codeplug and got the same message subsequently. I would appreciate any suggestions you may have.
The flashcode is 580001-001000-8. Firmware 8.03, DSP I06.01.00.
Model No: T99DX+088W_ASTRO
ID No: T04KLH9PW3AN
 

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I am in NY, I purchased it from a Ham in Michigan. He had it operating out of band with no issues. It had 53 conventional channels programmed with 4 scan lists and 4 zones. I deleted them to 3 zones with 2 scan lists and 27 channels. I powered the radio up, a technician at my local Motorola Shop tested it and it was within specs prior to me making changes for programming.
I saved the original codeplug just in case but I am disappointed now to say the least.
 
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Here is the million dollar question....

What did you program it to? Was it monitoring a system it shouldn't be?
 

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Here is the million dollar question....

What did you program it to? Was it monitoring a system it shouldn't be?
But it doesn't even have trunking in the flash - is there such a thing as conventional inhibit on the Astro series? (I know the Marine Corps XTS2500s have that "conventional tactial inhibit" thing but that's supposedly a restricted option)
 
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Is this the flash on the tag or the flash in the radio information page when you read it with cps. I wonder if it wasnt upgraded sometime in its life to do trunking and the flashport upgrade decal has fell off. If you happen to be in range of a federal trunking system they could have stunned it for you. they may have not unprogrammed the system when they took it out of service. I bought one of these off ebay a while back and it was read to go on a federal TRS. Fortunately i am in the sticks and not with in range of any TRS all i had to do was delete the systems out. The radio i bought had a new sticker over the flash code on the tag. The good news is the radio can probably be recovered by someone with the proper tools.
 
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But it doesn't even have trunking in the flash - is there such a thing as conventional inhibit on the Astro series? (I know the Marine Corps XTS2500s have that "conventional tactial inhibit" thing but that's supposedly a restricted option)
How about an MDC1200 "radio kill?"
 

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Radios that are inhibited don't show 01/82... The code plug got corrupted and cps is throwing an error during unpack. You will need to send it to the depot to have it repaired.
 

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Keep trying to push a known good codeplug into the radio. 01/82 errors are a corrupted codeplug and most of the time you can overcome it by getting a known good codeplug to reload. Have some patience.

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