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Old 02-01-2012, 02:43 AM
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Originally Posted by ah-kay View Post
I would not use the old metal case antenna unless you are a purist. It is all mechanical and prone to failure. I just replaced the 83 300D antenna with a w201 antenna of later year. It fits and it is so much simpler and a lot to choose from in JY. I need to modify the plug but it is a simple mod.
Thanks for the tip - I'll look into that.
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