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Old 03-16-2012, 01:20 PM   #1
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Converter interferring with AM band on radio

Hi All,

New owner of a Vibe 6501, the converter (we've had this brand before) WFCO WF-8955 is interferes with the am radio band to the point that the stations are totally static. Has anyone had this problem before?


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Old 03-16-2012, 01:37 PM   #2
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Best bet is to buy a radio suppressor from radio shack
it may not solve it but will most likely help.

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Old 03-16-2012, 04:49 PM   #3
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might want to check on the antenna, we had same problem and dealer moved the antenna works much better now.
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Old 03-17-2012, 08:42 AM   #4
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My radio would work for 20 to 30 minutes then it would start with the static, talked to a electonic repair guy and he said that the radio was getting "dirty power". Took converter out of trailer to the the electronic shop and they found a bad capacitor. Problem fixed!!

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Old 03-21-2012, 07:04 AM   #5
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I found the antenna of my concertone rolled up and tied behind the unit while trying to resolve other issues.

Don't know about which unit you have.

good luck
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