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Introduction

A common problem with this radio is the buttons getting stuck in place. This is usually due to a small foreign object obstructing the normal movement of the buttons. It may sometimes be necessary to get behind these buttons in order to clean out the problem!

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  • First, apply pressure with your thumb on the top of the battery cover.

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  • Next, pull down on the cover until it begins to slide.

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  • Finally, once the cover is completely off, pry up the old batteries with your finger or a strong, skinny tool (i.e. spudger).

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  • Unscrew the six 8.0 millimeter long, #0 screws on the backside of the case using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

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  • Detach back part of the case by gently lifting up.

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  • Once the back case is already off, use your fingers to lift up the circuit board from the side opposite the antenna.

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  • Lay the circuit board down on the side, as you will not want it interfering with your work on the buttons!

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Image 1/1: At this point, the buttons can be cleaned in accordance with the [[Midland X-tra Talk Radio LXT118 Troubleshooting|radio buttons are stuck or sticking]] troubleshooting guide.
  • Grasp the rubber cast around the buttons from one side, and slowly lift upwards. Make note of which way the buttons fit into the plastic casing!

  • At this point, the buttons can be cleaned in accordance with the radio buttons are stuck or sticking troubleshooting guide.

  • The speaker does not need to removed in order to get to the buttons.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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