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Old 05-13-2017, 11:40 AM   #1
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Radio reception

I can not receive many local radio stations is there a separate antenna? I have a sound bar system in this 2017 383FB
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Does the sound bar have an antenna connection???
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I don't know/haven't looked for connection but there is the small black wire (old school antenna) I found if I pull it in front of sound bar the reception greatly improves.
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Yea many people complain their RV's have horrible radio reception. I use satellite radio to correct the problem. I think the best solution to radio reception is to install an external antenna.
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Plus LED lighting does not help
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Yea many people complain their RV's have horrible radio reception. I use satellite radio to correct the problem. I think the best solution to radio reception is to install an external antenna.
I have an external antenna on the roof, how cad I get to it? I have two sound bars with the little black wires that Marconi left.
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Lmao, Marconi that's funny.
Do you know what that antenna on roof is used for? Do you have another radio in your unit?
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Is it a radio or TV antenna on your roof? The radio will be a short vertical antenna.

I've found the radio itself to be of marginal quality as even with the higher external antenna it cannot receive the same stations that I can in the truck. My "when I get around to it" plan is to upgrade the factory radio with a better quality aftermarket automotive unit.
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