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post #1 of 13 Old 07-20-2008, 06:32 AM Thread Starter
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alright just wondering if any one out there might be able to help me with this little problem well with the past couple of months my sirius in my car has been hit or miss for the signial... take it out of my car and it works fine (in the apt.) well I talked to sirius yesterday and they are sending me a new antenna for free but anyways... it is installed on my SS... well I had no where to put it cause of the T-Tops.. well I placed it on the plastic part that is between the t-tops and used the epoxy that you have to mix and use real quick or it hardens on you well it holds and has never moved but I need to take it off now to get the new one put on... just wondering if you happen to have any tips or tricks to get this old antenna removed....

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Wonder if you can use a heat gun to heat it up and make it more plyable(sp) ? Or you might be able to use lighter fluid.

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yeah I was wondeirng about a heat gun but I don't know if it will work with expoy... I know that it would work with stickers etc... but never had to take anything off that has been expoxied

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yea i would try and heat it up or let it bake out in the sun and it should get lose enough to pull it off
i would think???
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LOL that thing doesn't move a bit from just sitting out in the sun... that sucker is put

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or get a razor blade that has a handle on it and maby you could get in between it and scrape off the glue but i would try and heat it up just to see-idk?
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I may have to try that method.... cause I really don't know how else to try to get the thing off...

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Just forget about it and trade it in on a new Superduty Ryan...

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it needs to be installed in a psd!!!!!!

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Just forget about it and trade it in on a new Superduty Ryan...
well I have really thought about it... found a OBS I like and want and they want just under $9,000 for it... but if I'm able to start the apprenticeship program soon I will try to save it for a couple of months and try to get me a OBS with my gi bill money but I will have to wait a couple of months to see what goes on with that... that way I don't have to get rid of the SS

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