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Old 11-05-1999, 03:55 PM
Nick Jamal
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Hi all,
Finally getting frustrated enough with multiple problems with the antenna on my 86 300E - I'd like to change it to a fixed aftermarket antenna. Can anyone comment on the whether these antennas work as well as or perhaps better than the stock ones re: reception (I'm picturing a stubby little plastic covered number for replacement). Is an adapter needed? How about brands?
Thanks for any advice!
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Old 11-05-1999, 06:41 PM
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The small antennas work as well as the big ones. The usually have a little amplifier built in their bottom. For the connection, no needs to worry as all has the same.
Bosch makes some excellent tiny antennas but not very cheap...

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Old 11-08-1999, 01:31 PM
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Location: Cincinnati, OH, USofA
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I bought a replacement for my 250C, I think I got it from crutchfield. 10 years ago. Got the drain tube which I run out the bottom of the car in the front fender.

Works great, has never hung up, Had an adaptor set for various mountings, I'm satisfied.
1/2 price of what I would have paid to fix the original.

Mike Mullins
71 250 Coupe
92 400E Sedan
90 944/S2 Cabriolet
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