Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2000 18:23:03 GMT
From: "Manic" <mmmanicnopsamail.com>
Subject: Re: 1998 900 Antenna Mast HELP!!!


My 1998 900 is still under warranty. The antenna was bent when the motor pulled it down crooked one day. The dealer changed it under warranty. Brian Greene <Delinquent1nopsamdnet.att.net> wrote in message news:46HN5.19209$UL.1181477nopsamsc07-news.ops.worldnet.att.net... > Hi group, > > I've read most of the FAQ's on replacing an antenna mast but I have only one > question. How do I get the bottom extension of the mast to retract into the > motor? > > Here's the story: > I got the old broken mast out without a hitch. None of the cable broke off > into the motor as I measured it against the new mast. When I feed the cable > into the motor, it retracts all of the antenna except for the bottom > extension of the mast which refuses to retract fully into the mechanism. > The sleeve will go into the motor, but only so far and there is about 2-3 > inches from the threads to the 17mm nut. This prevents me from securing the > mast to the body. > What am I doing wrong? > Any help would be excellent. > Thanks, > Brian > > delinquent1nopsamdnet.att.net > Return to Main Index

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