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XM radio goes in and out

My radio works am/fm, CD and cassette but XM goes in and out. all wires are connected and antenna leads. what is the making this happen, dealer states I need a new radio unit.

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  • andrewjam Feb 19, 2009

    I have the 2004 TL as well. My car can receive the terrestrial repeater signal but not from the satellites. Very confusing. I have tried to refresh the signal a number of times.

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    XM RADIO SIGNAL GOES IN AND OUT

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Call the XM service number, they will refresh your signals. If it was the head unit, the same problem would occur during AM/FM signal transmission

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