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Low Profile Antenna to replace OEM

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by bucketpharmd, Oct 22, 2013.

  1. Oct 22, 2013 at 1:32 PM
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    bucketpharmd

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    I would like to replace the OEM wire antenna with something lower profile to improve styling and so I don't bang the antenna on every low hanging branch I can find.

    What replacements do you like or avoid?
     
  2. Oct 22, 2013 at 1:33 PM
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    That would be on my list to avoid. Personally, I thought the fit and finish was horrible. I will say their customer service is great though, I was able to return it easily.
     
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  5. Oct 22, 2013 at 2:38 PM
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    Modded 08 scion TC antenna.
     
  7. Oct 22, 2013 at 2:52 PM
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  8. Oct 30, 2013 at 3:07 PM
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    I just bought the one from Antenna-X. It fit perfectly and it gets the same reception that the OEM antenna did. Good reception and doesn't hit the garage door...that's all I wanted. I have only had it for about 2 weeks, so ot hasn't had time to turn orange. But if it does after a year or so, I'll probably just replace it with a new one. I like it.
     
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    Which one did you order?
     
  10. Oct 31, 2013 at 5:00 AM
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  11. Oct 31, 2013 at 5:05 AM
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    Chop it to your liking!
     
  12. Nov 4, 2013 at 3:49 AM
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    Have never understood why people buy aftermarket black antennas when you can cut it for free to your liking?
     
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