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Old 07-03-2009, 09:12 PM
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WTF shorty antenna

So i was at the gas station an hour ago after a hwy drive. I went to wash off the bugs and i bumped lightly my shorty antenna with my elbow and bent it where the antenna is pressed in the base. WTF

I straightened it out but its kinked a little bit.

I am gonna email the ebay seller and bitch him out for a pos.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Jeep-...Q5fAccessories
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

You should have went with Shorty Antenna Source. I've been through the auto wash several times with no problem.
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Old 07-03-2009, 09:15 PM
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

Link please. I am deff not buying another one of these.
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

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Re: WTF shorty antenna

Can i cut my stock antenna and still have decent reception?
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Old 07-03-2009, 10:43 PM
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

Thanks. Ordered a new one.
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

i have the same antenna, and i have bumped mine many times allmost to the point of having it spear my arm, been in auto washes etc no problems with mine. maybe it was just a bad luck? i wouldnt bash him for it.
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

I didnt bash him but i made it clear that i was unhappy and that it should not have bent like that.

It is aluminum however, the new one i ordered is steel.
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

I have the same 6" spear tip antenna and I too have bumped it and had it break the skin on my elbow haha but I have not had any issues nor did it bend...did you email him he might give you a new one!
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

I emailed him but got nothing back. I just ordered the SS one in black 8" from the link above. I was not too fond of aluminum any way.
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

Ok so he emailed me back today. He is sending me another antenna but i am not going to use it.

So if anyone wants to buy one like the ebay link above let me know. $15 shipped.

Its a 12" gloss black billet aluminum antenna.
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Re: WTF shorty antenna

12 inches is too big.
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