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  • Page 1

    PR O 510 XL Prof essional Mobile CB Radio PRO510 om.qxd 11/19/99 3:58 PM Page 1[...]

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    Replacement or substitution of cr ystals, transistors , IC’ s, regulator diodes or any other par t of a unique nature, with par ts other than those recommended by Uniden, ma y cause violation of the technical regulations of P ar t 95 of the FCC rules or violation of type acceptance requirements of P ar t 2 of the rules. Elimination of Licensing T[...]

  • Page 3

    INCLUDED IN Y OUR P A CKA GE CB Radio Microphone Mounting Brac ket Other Printed Mater ial Antenna must be purchased separately . Mounting Hardware If any of these item are missing or damaged, immediately contact y our place of purchase or Uniden Customer Ser vice at: (800) 554-3988, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p .m., Central Time , Monday through F riday . [...]

  • Page 4

    1. ANL Switch - Y ou can select the A utomatic Noise Limiter to help reduce harsh backg round noise caused by a variety of interf erence sources. 2. TX LED - An LED lights to indicate when the radio is transmitting. 3. S/RF Meter - This LED meter shows the relative strength of the receiv ed signal or the RF output. 4. Channel Indicator - Displa ys [...]

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    ND FUNCTIONS FR ONT VIEW B A CK VIEW PRO510 om.qxd 11/19/99 3:58 PM Page 5[...]

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    Connecting the P ower Cor d With regard to the connection of the power cords , it may be possib le or desirable to connect the red lead (for negativ e ground systems) or the blac k lead (for positiv e ground systems) to the ignition switch accessory terminal so that the radio is automatically turned off when the ignition switch (ke y) is tur ned of[...]

  • Page 7

    OPERA TION Operating Procedure to Receive 1. Be sure that the power source , antenna and microphone are properly connected. 2. T ur n the unit on by rotating the volume control cloc kwise. 3. Set the channel selector s witch to the desired channel. 4. Set the volume control to a comf or tab le listening lev el. 5. Listen to the backg round noise fr[...]

  • Page 8

    TR OUBLESHOO TING If your PR O 510 XL is not performing to your e xpectations, please tr y these simple steps. If you still cannot get satisf actor y results after reading this manual and f ollowing the troubleshooting steps , please call the Uniden Customer Ser vice Center at: 1-800-297-1023, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Central Time, Monda y through F [...]

  • Page 9

    SPECIFICA TIONS Channels: 40 AM F requency Range: 26.965 to 27.405 MHz F requency Control: Phase Lock ed Loop (PLL) synthesizer F requency T olerance: ±0.005% Operating T emperature: -30ºC to +50ºC Microphone: Plug in type: dynamic Input V oltage: 13.8 V DC nom. (+ or - ground) Current Drain: TX: full mod., 1.7A RX: with max. audio output, 1.7A [...]

  • Page 10

    TW O YEAR W ARRANTY W ARRANTOR: UNIDEN AMERICA CORPORA TION (“Uniden”) ELEMENTS OF W ARRANTY : Uniden warrants , for tw o years, to the original retail owner , this Uniden Product to be free from def ects in mater ials and craftsmanship with only the limitations or e xclusions set out below . W ARRANTY DURA TION: This warranty to the original u[...]

  • Page 11

    PR O 510 XL PRODUCT REGISTRA TION CARD X Thank you f or choosing a Uniden P ersonal Communications product. Y ou have chosen one of the most sophisticated, technologically advanced electronic products a vailable . Please fill out the requested information on this card so that we can better understand our customers and their needs. With this informa[...]

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    PLACE FIRST CLASS ST AMP HERE PO BOX 8283 Denver , CO 80201-8283 A TTN: PC MARKET RESEARCH DEPARTMENT Please do not send any products or service related correspondence to this address. Please fold here 23. What type of credit cards do y ou use? 21. What magazine(s) do you read? o American Express, Diners Club , Car te Blanche o Road & T rack o [...]