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Does anyone have instructions on taking the antenna off to put a new stubby antenna on? I have never done it and a newbie at mods.
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It should just unscrew from the stud sticking out of the fender.
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unscrew factory
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i tried unscrewing the silver antenna from the black piece and it didnt budge. Am I not trying hard enough or should the black piece plus the antenna come out together?
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Just the sliver antenna
I locked the vice grips on mine
Came off easily...........
Put the right on the base of the antenna itself
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the black plastic piece and its chrome top should stay attached to your fender, try a small crecent /adj wrench on the lower flat parts of the ant. mast...it should un-screw from the base, and you should be able to screw your new mast in it's place....
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I just used my hands. It was on tight, but it can be done.
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Thanks guys i got it...it looks much better than that big silver stock one
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I used either a 3/8 or 7/16 open end wrench to take mine off. I got the stubbie from Summit Racing. I use it all the time in town, but put the factory one on for highway trips. The stubbies don't do to well on the highway. I keep a set of wrenches in my truck just for that purpose.
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Im sure it looks better but what kind of reception do you get with a stubby?
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