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Old 03-03-2012, 11:01 PM
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I got my CB setup all installed. Went with a Cobra 29 LX. Got it installed everything is fine. Got it dialed in. When I hit the push to talk the screen comes up with "cb antenna warning" also when ya run the radio tests if says antenna mismatch. Where do I need to look to get the problem fixed?
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Old 03-07-2012, 05:02 AM
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Go to a cb shop and get the antenna matched. That should solve your problem. Should be able to find one at a truck stop somewhere
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Old 03-10-2012, 11:04 AM
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I have the same problem. My reasearch showed that the cobra's have a finicky adjustment in the back. You can either take it apart and turn the knob down a little or ignore it.
As long as you know the SWR is good than the light is no big deal ( or so i've read)
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Old 03-10-2012, 11:23 AM
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Never had that problem.
What antenna, how many feet of coax, what does the antenna mount look like and how is it grounded?
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Old 03-10-2012, 01:42 PM
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I get the Antenna warning but no issues
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Old 03-10-2012, 01:50 PM
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i have the same radio get the same warning.. but just cant seem to do anything with the radio at all.
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Old 03-10-2012, 02:15 PM
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Antenna mounted to the bed rail, grounded that way. 18' coax. 3' 5/8 wave firestik. Since im not the only one with the issue ill just see how it goes.
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Old 03-10-2012, 02:51 PM
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Weird. Should be a perfectly fine setup.
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Old 03-10-2012, 04:29 PM
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There's a local cb shop. Gonna have em set up the radio itself for me. :evil:
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Old 12-16-2012, 07:31 PM
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Ever get it figured out?
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