AMEN. A wiring mistake here ... is like wiring a firecracker inside the radio !
Make sure you pay CLOSE attention, when replacing the capacitors, to connect them in series and
that the POLARITY pins/tabs are connected PROPERLY.
Frequent replacement item for the Kenwood hybrids .. many of these Kenwood transceivers are now > 30 years old.
Make sure your replacements are rated for 500 VDC
Last edited by W9GB; 11-08-2010 at 05:53 AM.
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