Disclaimer: The modifications above are submitted by Truck Camper Magazine readers. An antenna is a very important part of the entertainment system of your car, and it is important to ensure that it is always working before you go on long journeys where the radio is crucial to maintain your sanity. Welcome to the ninth entry in May’s Medium Mod-Ster Contest.
That lets the wire lie flat.
It has a very strong bond after three or four hours. Your email address will not be published.
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David Romero, Shreveport, Louisiana Shark Fin Sirius Antenna Relocation For Ram Trucks 2017 Ram 3500 2017 Cirrus 820.
My hood still has a metal skin, so it works well. That was adhered to the outside edge and to the wire groove to block out any water or moister intrusion. You can enter as many mods as you want, at any time.
Pulling the wire cable through this six-foot long heat shrink with the glue on the inside was a challenge. And finally, we have the Maxracing Short Aluminum Antenna for the Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup.
Your email address will not be published. This article is for Dodge Ram 1500 owners looking to get a replacement antenna. If you’re antenna is broken, you’re probably looking to replace it with a new one. It is your responsibility to make sure that any do-it-yourself modification project you undertake is safe, effective, and legal for your situation. I know that the input is in the back of your radio, so that leads me 2 believe that if you remove the radio (easy) and look back there, you might find something. There was an issue with it causing Satellite Preset station memory loss in the early version, but I think they fixed that issue if I remember right. It was close enough that I was able to pull the connection ends down to the inside of the dash just inside the passenger’s door.
I wanted to relocate the shark fin antenna when we travel with the camper.
This is a 21-inch antenna with a conventional shape that features an external coil to cancel wind noise along with a steel construction to maximize performance and minimize interference, even at high speed. I purchased another roof top shark fin satellite radio antenna; a direct fit for my truck. The service manuals instructions are usually pretty good.
Easy installation is also ensured.
Copyright © 2020 Wonderful Engineering. I ran the cable through under the hood and had plenty of cable. Also comes in 5 different colors if personalization is on your agenda.
I have a 2017 Cirrus 820 that, like most campers, blocks the shark fin Sirius satellite radio antenna on the roof of the truck cab. With the top and bottom of this plate recessed it left about 3/16-inch of plate to bolt the antenna down.
If there is any curve it tends to not adhere tightly and will move.
However, the carbon fiber material does not compromise on strength to ensure lightness, so it has that going on for it as well. In my opinion, the skill level of this modification is moderate. The goal was to have it lie completely flat. Does it provide bullet-speed reception as well? Then I removed the connector ends of the wiring from the antenna and slid on a piece of marine-grade heat shrink.
As part of our series on the best aftermarket parts for the Ram 1500, we bring you the 10 best Antenna Replacements for Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup.
I went about cutting an oversized piece of the polycarbonate plate and centered a 3/4-inch hole with a Foster bit.
It took me six hours to complete this modification and cost me about $100. Never hurts to have more options, does it?
The antenna works great! It boasts strong anti-interference ability and high strength protection, and the design is also quite pleasing on the eye.
First launched in 1981, it is currently in its 5th generation and has won multiple awards over the years due to its performance and utility. I proceeded to clean the bottom of the polycarbonate plate and prime it with a Loctite/Scotch plastic glue etch primer. The cable is over six-feet long. A forum community dedicated to all Dodge owners and enthusiasts.
I then scribed around the antenna to mirror the shape to the plate. I cleaned off access of silicone and let the items cure overnight to firmly attach and seal it. Copyright © 2007-2020. Then I used a counter top belt sander on the top of the polycarbonate plate and added a slight curve from front to back to match the curve of the antenna. I proceeded to attach the antenna to the plate with a bead of clear pure silicone. It’s trimmed to shape and it looks and feels great. Stay tuned for more. Not 100% sure though.
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I attached the antenna to the polycarbonate plate using the supplied bolt to firmly attach the antenna. In my Ram, the cable is behind the windshield’s pillar. Instant Growth Of Popularity On Youtube: Is It Possible. RECEIVER-SATELLITE DESCRIPTION The satellite receiver module is located above the headliner near the rear liftgate opening. So that rounds up our list of the 10 best Antenna Replacements for Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup. The extension cable was also an issue of how to keep together.
Next, we have the AntennaMastsRus 4 Inch Black Aluminum Antenna for the Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup. Fourth on this list, we have the KEYO1E 3.5”ANPC-1411-1 Short Pure Copper Antenna for the Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup. That attaches the antenna to the plate about 1/8-inch, give or take a fraction. I don't think it's that simple... Mopar does make a plug and play ipod integration kit. This antenna offers the same wash-resistant properties and personalization options as the AntennaMastsRus 6 3/4” inch antenna but is meant to serve a different purpose. This article is for Dodge Ram 1500 owners looking to get a replacement antenna.
3M has one as well. This is quite different from the first antenna since it features a much shorter and thicker construction if that is what you are looking for.
I recessed the top side about 5/16-inch.
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Most of us on this forum use it as a resource for questions like these. In order to help in improving performance, this antenna comes with three copper threading adapters for universal replacement and enhancing signal reception. If you want it, you want it. But the main attraction with this one is the aesthetic appeal it adds to your truck. I think the actual tuner is located in the headliner near where the antenna is located.
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