Audioline 341 help

A forum for the discussion of matters of a technical nature. All such activities are undertaken at the readers discretion and own risk. If you don't know what you are doing, don't blame us if it all goes wrong!
User avatar
superstar
Top Poster
Top Poster
Posts: 2280
Joined: 10 Sep 2007, 14:06
Location: Hillbilly county, Lowestoft Suffolk

Audioline 341 help

Postby superstar » 18 Apr 2017, 18:29

Picked up a cheap 341, was working fine for 10 minutes then went deaf, and no tx, there's squelch noise and channel display is working, hasn't been switched on in years up to now, whad ya rekon guys?
Buying and hoarding CB radio's is an illness
Cb handle
1980-1993, "AL Capone"
1993-present, "Superstar"
occupation-running a retirement home for elderly cb radios
Fozzy Bear dont care ya know, so er thats the story!

ChrisMagpie
Super Member
Super Member
Posts: 299
Joined: 30 Jul 2013, 15:35
Call Sign: 26TM553

Re: Audioline 341 help

Postby ChrisMagpie » 18 Apr 2017, 20:16

superstar wrote:Picked up a cheap 341, was working fine for 10 minutes then went deaf, and no tx, there's squelch noise and channel display is working, hasn't been switched on in years up to now, whad ya rekon guys?

The two dodgy under rated 10v capacitors are the first things to be replaced.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JedRaqYXEyk

User avatar
Mudslinger
Legend
Legend
Posts: 6056
Joined: 28 Jul 2010, 07:11
Location: Oxfordshire

Re: Audioline 341 help

Postby Mudslinger » 18 Apr 2017, 20:53

I had a 345 homebase which had the same thing happen. I am afraid I am not sure what was wrong though, I sent it to Nick who worked his magic on it.

The problem with failing capacitors is that they often cause other components to fail as well.
Mudslinger - Simon
26TM274
26CT612

User avatar
superstar
Top Poster
Top Poster
Posts: 2280
Joined: 10 Sep 2007, 14:06
Location: Hillbilly county, Lowestoft Suffolk

Re: Audioline 341 help

Postby superstar » 19 Apr 2017, 06:33

Yeah I've had similar faults on these where there's been no ch display no tx or rx and that was a couple of caps too, I'll see what nick says
Buying and hoarding CB radio's is an illness
Cb handle
1980-1993, "AL Capone"
1993-present, "Superstar"
occupation-running a retirement home for elderly cb radios
Fozzy Bear dont care ya know, so er thats the story!

User avatar
superstar
Top Poster
Top Poster
Posts: 2280
Joined: 10 Sep 2007, 14:06
Location: Hillbilly county, Lowestoft Suffolk

Re: Audioline 341 help

Postby superstar » 20 Apr 2017, 09:23

Above radio going on holiday to wales :)
Buying and hoarding CB radio's is an illness
Cb handle
1980-1993, "AL Capone"
1993-present, "Superstar"
occupation-running a retirement home for elderly cb radios
Fozzy Bear dont care ya know, so er thats the story!


Return to “CB & 11m Multi-Mode Modification & Repair”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests