Preparing Your Radio for Use
To remove the universal connector cover, press down on the
cover and turn the thumbscrew counterclockwise. Lift the cover
up, slide the connector cover loop upwards, and remove it from
the attached antenna.
Replace the dust cover when the universal connector is not in
Powering Up the Radio
Rotate the On/Off/Volume
Control Knob clockwise
until you hear a click. You
see Motorola and
MOTOTRBO (TM) on the
radio’s display momentarily,
followed by Motorola once
The LED blinks green and
the Home screen lights up if
the backlight setting is set
to turn on automatically.
NOTE: The Home screen does not light up during a power up if
the LED indicator is disabled (see Turning the LED
Indicator On or Off on page 95).
A brief tone sounds, indicating that the power up test is
NOTE: There is no power up tone if the radio tones/alerts
function is disabled (see Turning the Radio Tones/
Alerts On or Off on page 92).
If your radio does not power up, check your battery. Make sure
that it is charged and properly attached. If your radio still does
not power up, contact your dealer.
To turn off the radio, rotate this knob counterclockwise until you
hear a click. You see a brief
on the radio’s