Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2004 21:33:39 GMT From: "sdf" <sdfnospamo.com> Subject: Re: Mobile antenna
"Mike P" <privacynospamacy.net> wrote in message news:3300seF3qpnavU1nospamvidual.net... > > "sdf" <sdfnospamo.com> wrote in message > news:cawyd.85824$K7.72927nospam-server.bigpond.net.au... >> >> "Mike P" <privacynospamacy.net> wrote in message >> news:32tiqtF3n5qofU1nospamvidual.net... >> > >> > "sdf" <sdfnospamo.com> wrote in message >> > news:AQcyd.84748$K7.18441nospam-server.bigpond.net.au... >> >> I've got a 2001 9-3 convertible, aniversary model in Australia. They > have >> >> the short, stubby mobile antenna on the back RHS. Or at least mine did >> > until >> >> it was stolen. As I don't use the mobile in the car, I don't need to > pay >> > the >> >> (Aussie dollar) $170 for a replacement, but apparently they don't sell >> >> dummies, just the real thing. Anyone got a cheap second hand one, or > can >> >> suggest an alternative? I figure I should cover up the metal > attachement >> >> point. Interestingly, it wasn't damaged, indicating the antenna was >> >> unscrewed, rather than torn off by a vandal. Surely not a fellow Saab >> > owner >> >> in need of a replacement? >> >> >> > >> > Does anyone know if these have a standard fitting? I've got loads of >> > the >> > ones supplied with Nokia CARK-91 car kits >> > if they are any use.. I know your in Oz, but I'll send you one over for >> > the >> > cost of postage if you can find out if it will fit! >> > >> Thanks Mike- but I don't think they're universal- in fact the Saab dealer >> said that the antenna I want was only on the old (2000-2002) convertible. > I >> guess the CARK-91 kits you have are not specifically for saabs? >> > > No, unfortunately not, they're just standard Nokia ones. I was wondering > if > there'd been some sort of Scandinavian collaboration between Saab and > Nokia. > Apparently not. Oh well, worth a shot. > > It won't have been a fellow Saab owner. Who nicked yours. We're not like > that :-) > > Mike > They must have mistook it for a beemer.