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Pete, Electronic Engineer
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After 10 minuets of tx my 857 shuts down. after I turn it

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after 10 minuets of tx my 857 shuts down. after I turn it off for 30 mantis . I can turn it on and it works fin I can lessen all day but tx for 10 to15 mints the tx and recv stops .how can I fix it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

This sounds like an overheating problem.

A voltage regulator may be shorting out and getting too hot.

You can use freeze spray to help isolate the faulty component and then replace it.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the problem was a bad coax cord. it heat up then short out.
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hi John,

Glad to hear it worked!

Have a great day,