repairman and he said the keypad needed replacing. Is this a
do-it-yourself repair, and if so, where can I get parts/instructions?
Their parts listings are always a little vague and you should
call their toll free number (1-800-843-7422) and ask for
more information to be certain this is the correct part.
It appears to be...
11161098 INCLUDES *** KEYPAD
The service manual refers to this part as REF. NO. Y301 but
doesn't have a corresponding part number listed.
Make sure you aren't buying the entire PCB. Usually, the ***
membrane wears out over a period of time and should be replaced
if cleaning the contacts doesn't solve the problem. Radio Shack
calls this part a "Keytop". One for another RS scanner ran me
If you have experience soldering and have worked on electronic
equipment before, then this is a fairly straightforward job. Many
times an RF shield has to be unsoldered to gain access to the
keypad. If you would prefer to have this done for you at a
reasonable rate, contact me directly and I'll help you out. I offer
this type of service though my website: