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Acquiring signal hello i have a sirius stiletto 100 when i turn it on everything works fine but when i go to use the radio all it says is acquiring signal is there anyway to fix this problem thanks

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This unit looses reception all of the time even with the antenna headphones placed right next to my cars antenna.
You need the car or home kit or else you will suffer many drop outs "aquiring signal".

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blank.gif For questions about service, hardware or to activate a radio please call customer care at
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blank.gif email getsirius@sirius-radio.com

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