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no voice on p25 phase2 whistler 1088

Russell623

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I got my 1088 back from whistler. new rf board. . I had to manually enter my system. While scanning it stops on a talk group while there is activity on that talk group but no voice.(can her the voice on my issused radio) what am i doing wrong
 
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Is the volume turned up? You have to use the up arrow on the front of the scanner. The knob on top is squelch. I suggest trying an earpiece in case the jack is muting the internal speaker. Are the talkgroups encrypted?
 
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Is system Type set to Project25? Please let me know which system that you are trying to monitor (State, County, City, Agency, Etc.). Are you using the Whistler programming software for the WS1080/WS1088? The latest version is 2.36.
 

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It's a p25 phase2 it for York county pa. It picked up fine till the rd board went out. Had it replaced by whislter. I can hear weather just fine. It stops when a talk group is talking but I hear nothing
 
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How long ago did it fail? York Co used to be UHF T-Band. They are now using 700 MHz frequencies. I use system type Project25 and Auto Fill on my scanner and the York Co system works just fine. Make sure that you enter all of the frequencies on each site. Harris systems can use any frequency as the control channel.
 
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I got my 1088 back from whistler. new rf board. . I had to manually enter my system. While scanning it stops on a talk group while there is activity on that talk group but no voice.(can her the voice on my issused radio) what am i doing wrong
Could it be that Whistler fixed one thing, only to break another? :unsure:
 
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