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Old 03-16-2011, 02:12 AM
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I am posting this up for my father to see if anyone here has an idea on what may be going on.

He drives a 97' Dodge Ram Diesel 2500. The radio only gets static for AM/FM channels and he will pick up a slight signal when he gets in town. He replaced the radio with one out of a 2000 Dodge Ram and is still having the same issue. He knows for a fact the replacement radio worked properly in the truck.

I am planning on replacing the whole antenna unit but wondered if we over looked something.

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Sure sounds like an uplugged or defective antenna. There is an intermediate connector hidden behind the glove box and you should check it before trying a new unit.
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That's definitely worth a look. I'll have him check it out before we buy an antenna and replace the whole thing.
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