CB Troubleshooting

CB Noise
The problems you are experiencing may be caused by vehicle noise.   Use this document to identify and reduce vehicle noise. It may not be possible to comple...
CB Squeal
Your CB radio has been thoroughly tested, no squealing problem was observed.  The squealing noise you have experienced may be solved by one of the following...
CB SWR
WHAT IS SWR?   SWR is short for Standing Wave Ratio.  It is a measure of how well the antenna is performing.  Most problems with the antenna or antenna ca...
CB Powers Up On Channel 9
Models:  18WXST, 19DX, 19DXII, 19DXIII   These models do not retain the channel number when power is lost. When power is applied they will come up on chan...
Adjusting the antenna warning on the 29
The 29 LTD (and variants) have an antenna warning on the front panel as described below:   On the 29 LX and the 29 LX LE, it will actually say “Antenna W...
29 LTD BT: Bluetooth Troubleshooting
I cannot get my phone to pair with the radio   Make sure your cell phone has Bluetooth! When asked for a passcode, enter “0000”. For help with your pho...
29 LX SWR Check
The 29 LX has a built-in SWR meter that lets you check how well the antenna is tuned to the CB band. It is recommended to check the SWR on channels 1, 20, a...