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Shorty antenna

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by easler24, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. Moose1988

    Moose1988 ____livevil____

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    No issues with mine either. I have the exact same one. I love it! :)
     
  2. CanisLupus

    CanisLupus Previously "MGMTacoFF"

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    Same, just put it on today. A tiny static, but it wasn't bad. I use my iPhone for all music though so it doesn't bother me. I have my (slightly) trimmed OEM antenna under my back seat if I really need to listen to radio in an emergency.

    [​IMG]

    Matt
     
  3. HIst8ofMIND

    HIst8ofMIND Defend Hawaii

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  4. That Dude Tim

    That Dude Tim Toyota Technician

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    Well after receiving and testing my shorty TRD antenna it isn't good in my area. I listen to the radio alot and there was way too much static. Also while driving from Cleveland Ohio to Kalmazoo Michigan last weekend it was nearly impossible to pick up radio stations without searching again in 15min. I'm going to put in the stocker and then get another antennex.
     
  5. aubi1414

    aubi1414 War Eagle!!

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    You must have the same one I do from Ebay!! It sucks anywhere that isnt wide open above you period and doesnt pick up stations from a distance either. Wait about a month and all the black except the carbon fiber will turn copper colored too!! Also, yours did the same as mine the bottom little round piece isnt flush with the rest of it.
     
  6. aubi1414

    aubi1414 War Eagle!!

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    Im ordering one in a week or so :D
     
  7. T4C0CH40S

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    anyone else with this trd antenna that experienced some major fading on the black part of it!? im now rockin a carbon fiber with bronze antenna haha
     
  8. aubi1414

    aubi1414 War Eagle!!

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    MEEEEEEEE :mad: going w/ antenna x billet in a week or so!! :D
     
  9. CanisLupus

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    How much discoloring is there? Can you post a picture of yours if it is doing that? I'll see how it does, and I can just paint it if it discolors I guess.

    Matt
     
  10. aubi1414

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    Ill post a pic sometime tomorrow if I have a chance. Its all discolored except the carbon fiber plastic part.
     
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