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1987 300zx I have owned it for 3 years. The radio did not work as the aerial was broken. Replaced the mast ( still is a power aerial ) and then I got AM only. Do I need a ground on the aerial itself?

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I guees I need to have the ground from the Antenna to the body not the radio to the body

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U NEED THE GROUND SO IT CAN WORK

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