Question about Atlantis Crystal Uniden Atlantis 250 Handheld VHF Radio (BLACK)

1 Answer

Broken antennae mount

How do I remove the pcb in order to replace the antennae base? i am meeting some resistance from either the top dials or ptt button and don't want to force it.

I am on a ship at sea and cannot send in for repairs.

Thank you

Posted by on


1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 17 Answers


Here is a link to the manual.

Posted on Jan 09, 2008


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

2 Answers

Antenna was broken off right @ the do I replace the antenna? It is a 2002 Ford Explorer Limited Edition

You can buy a new antenna and install it yourself. click the link to see the video that will show you how to install a car antenna.

Feb 28, 2016 | 2002 Ford Explorer - Sport Trac - Limited...

1 Answer

What antenna

If you cannot use a magnet mount antenna on the roof then a fiberglass antenna (top loaded) about 4 ft. tall mounted behind the cab on the bed rail.You can usually run the coax thru a rain drain hole in one corner of the bed. The antenna should be tall enough to where the top third of the antenna is above the roof. The taller the the better the SWR will tune.

Jan 20, 2014 | Uniden PRO520XL 40-Channels Base CB Radio

2 Answers

Mazda antenna 6 broken how to fix

replace the antenna, or if its in the windshield, replace the windshield. You can buy an aftermarket antenna that will work, only thing is where you decide to mount it. Mounting nut for antenna is inside fender, and you have to reach up there at base of antenna to loosen and remove it.

Dec 19, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Cannot get radio stations

If you don't see one, there is a mount on the passenger side front fender for an external antenna. These can be replaced or repaired by unscrewing the old/broken antenna at the base and attaching a new one. If the antenna is still in the mount and you are not receiving any stations the wire connecting the antenna to your radio could be broken or disconnected. GM uses what is commonly known as a "Motorola" plug for the antenna so if you need to replace the cable be sure to specify that type of plug/wire design.

Mar 16, 2013 | Car Audio & Video

1 Answer

How do you replace the antenna cable on a 2002 Chrysler Voyager

Yes you need to remove the liner and access it from there.

Oct 04, 2017 | 2002 Chrysler Voyager

1 Answer

Replacing an antenna on a 2001 ford focus wagon-is it hard?

Replacing antennas on most cars is not hard, unless you have an automatically erecting antenna.

Simply unscrew the base of the antenna where it meets the body. Sometimes there is a little key, or tool specific to remove the antenna.

Replace in reverse order. :)


Oct 06, 2010 | 2001 Ford Focus

1 Answer

How to gain access to replace coax cableto

Found this solution and hope it helps.....!

fairbank56 Registered User 4stars.gif clear.gif
Join Date: Apr 2007 Posts: 553 Re: Garmin GA 28 Antenna Repair Help, Please Sounds like a GA29 which was a replacement for the GA28. If this is the antenna, then yes, it can be opened up. I'm a service tech and have replaced the coax in many of these antenna's. It is no simple task. The top part of the antenna does unscrew but the threads are coated with silicone rubber. You will have to open it with a strap wrench which means you need to make a special mount to hold the lower section of the antenna as it takes a lot of torque to get the top to start turning loose from the rubber. I used an old brass 1"-14 thread mount that I drilled and tapped a 1/4-20 hole into the side of the threads. I screw this up into the base of the antenna and align the tapped hole with the slot in the side of the antenna to allow me to put a bolt in. Then clamp the modified mount into a vise. This allows you to unscrew the top without allowing the antenna to just unscrew from the mount. Your not likely going to be able to just clamp the lower part of the antenna into a vice as a tremendous amount of torque is needed to get the top loose. You can try it, but you might just end up crushing/damaging the lower part of the antenna in doing so. Once you get it open, you have to unsolder a small circuit board that the cable connector is directly soldered to. Then you can get to the nut that holds the connector to the base. You will also need to find a replacement crimp ferrule to be able to re-crimp the braid of the coax to the connector which also means you should have the proper crimp tool, and you have to trim down the cable dielectric in order to fit up into the connector when you redo the cable end.

BTW, you first have to remove a small screw which is under a label on the underside of the antenna before trying to unscrew the top. This allows air to equalize inside the unit.

May 14, 2010 | Garmin GA29 Antenna

1 Answer

Broken Antenna

Antenna Mount.

Nov 13, 2009 | 2008 Dodge Nitro

1 Answer

2007 Ford Focus how to replace broken antenna

it unsrews

Antenna Base Removal
  1. Remove the antenna mast from the base.
unscrw counterclocwise
  1. Detach the interior light.
  1. Remove the interior lamp.
    • Disconnect the interior light electrical connector.
  1. Remove the interior lamp bezel.
  1. Remove the antenna cable/base retaining screw.
  1. Remove the antenna base.

Mar 14, 2009 | 2007 Ford Focus

2 Answers

Replaceing a broken antenna mast on a 2005 Ford focus

I am pretty sure if you remove the inside dome light cover and take out the light there is a bolt and nut under there for the base that you can unscrew. By the way where did you buy the parts from, Ford is telling me $70 for the antenna whip?

Jan 21, 2009 | 2005 Ford Focus

Not finding what you are looking for?
Atlantis Crystal Uniden Atlantis 250 Handheld VHF Radio (BLACK) Logo

Related Topics:

149 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Atlantis Crystal Radio Communications Experts


Level 3 Expert

3289 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

17473 Answers


Level 3 Expert

82322 Answers

Are you an Atlantis Crystal Radio Communication Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides