Bent pin is relatively easy to fix using the right tools and a steady hand.
You will need tweezers and a magnifying glass depending on how good your eyesight is.
Common Symptoms of Bent Pin
- First use the magnifying glass to locate the bent pin, be sure to check both diversity ports.
- Once located use the tweeezers to gently bend the pin back into alignment with the other pins.
If you are constantly switching between receiver modules and adding or removing the diversity plug you may eventually experience a bent pin in the diversity port. Below are a few symptoms of improper seating of the diversity wire harness or bent pin.
- RSSI is always full bars.
- Beeps stopped working.
- LEDs are dim.
- Receiver B video is blank in the diversity menu.