Date: Sat, 05 May 2001 15:02:15 GMT From: Tony <NOSPAMtshiminopsam.com> Subject: Re: Why does my antenna skip?
This is normal on my 91 900S; it "skips" two time each end. Robin Moore wrote: > Any advice would be appreciated... > > I just replaced my antenna mast (1992 900 convertible), replacement mast > with the original motor/antenna drive reused. I did it according to > instructions in the manual and everything seems to work fine, except > that the motor does not stop immediately when the antenna is either > fully retracted or extended. As a result, the drive gear skips a couple > of times on the antenna,with a bit of a clunking noise. I have never > experienced normal operation as I recently purchased the car with a > broken antenna, but assume that this is not normal. > > Does anyone have any comments or suggestions as to how to resolve this > problem and/or comments as to the potential for damage if it persists? > > Thanks in advance.