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post #1 of 19 Old 11-16-2008, 06:46 PM Thread Starter
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I try putting my cb antenna on the roof of my 96 f250 and it keeps on fall off while driving down the road. ive tried every place on my roof and it keeps falling off. does anyone have any suggestions on how I can fix this problem?
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Bolt on a mount to your toolbox or bed. That way the magnet is not trapping salt or scratching your cab.

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my antenna is magnetic one, i used to have the bolt on ones but i sold them.
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Build a mount that bolts to the front middle of the bed that extends up a foot or so and stick it on that.

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ya I was thinkin of doing that, that would work pretty good
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If it still wants to fall off you could put some glue on it then stick it on.

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that would be a good idea but my truck has a new paint job and I would like to be able to remove it. ill probably go buy another antenna that will work
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that would be a good idea but my truck has a new paint job and I would like to be able to remove it. ill probably go buy another antenna that will work
BINGO! Dont be afraid to spend alittle money to do a job right

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ya, ill probably get the ones that I can mount to my bed, ill have to move my tool box but that isn't a problem.
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