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Problem with GPS

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by Martycox51, Dec 30, 2014.

  1. Martycox51

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    A friend of mine recently purchased a Phantom 2 Vision+ and asked that I help him get it set up. I used the DJI software and did a firmware update and advanced calibration. When calibrating the compass before flying, it flashed green after making the horizontal circle, but after doing the vertical 360, it flashed green for a couple of seconds then flashed red. I then shut down the quad...then fired it back up. The GPS system eventually locked into enough satellites and began flashing green. I flew it for about 3 minutes, then made a landing. I was about to take it back in the air when it started flashing red. The battery strength was at 80%. The outside temperature was 33 degrees fahrenheit. I have never experienced anything like that with my phantom 2. Also, when I start up the vision plus machine, it doesn't make as many beeps as when my phantom 2 is turned on. I was wondering if anyone could assist me? Thanks!
     
  2. burlbark

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    Check the compass values in the assistant.

    Jeremy James
     
  3. Meta4

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    Disregard the startup beeps. Different models sing a different song.
     
  4. Mako79

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    Green and red rapid flashes could mean you are near a restricted or no fly zone. Is there an airport or a point of interest that prohibitted zone.
     
  5. Martycox51

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    Thanks for the replies!