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I frequently lose the satellite signal to my Sportster 5 Sirius radio. Sometimes I lose it 2-3 times per minute; sometimes it goes 3-4 minutes between signal loss. This happens with the same radio whether it's in my wifes vehicle, or in my vehicle. The connector to the docking cradle is clean with no bent wires or connections. CAn this be fixed?

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Same problem in RI too. Acquiring signal stays on the screen 24/7. My husband has the same Sportster. When I plug his into my car docking station, it works fine. When I plug mine in, it says "Acquiring signal". Does this mean my radio is dead?

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Hello there !

I suggest you fix it don't through it yet ,I want you to change this chip .

sound IC( Amplifier ) it could be damaged or something is loose inside .


good luck


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