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I have a yaesu Ft dx 3000 and when I press to talk after a few seconds the radio shuts off and then comes back on My Name is ***** *****

Technician's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

This just started to happen. The radio is about one year old. On all bands when I start to talk in just several seconds the radio shuts off and then restarts on its own

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Electronics Technician: Richard, Customer Service replied 2 years ago
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Hi there and welcome

It appears to be shorting out. Can you plug it into a different Power supply and tell me if it still occurs please.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It is running off a 12 volt battery voltage is 13.25 volts constant
Electronics Technician: Richard, Customer Service replied 2 years ago

There is no dip in the power when you start to talk?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Charger is operating
Electronics Technician: Richard, Customer Service replied 2 years ago

Thanks, ***** ***** tried a different battery as I want to rule out the power as the issue.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I will put a volt meter onto the circuit and read it out while transmitting. I will get back with you in a couple of hours. Thanks Dan
Electronics Technician: Richard, Customer Service replied 2 years ago

Thanks Dan

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Looks like the battery charger is not working properly battery voltage dropped to 10.5 volt. I installed a new charger and the unit works just fine now.
Thanks for the help
Electronics Technician: Richard, Customer Service replied 2 years ago

Perfect, suspected the power as the issue.

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