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My Sirius feed works in my car but not on my Sportster boom box. I am getting a signal and it even displays the current song and channel, however the song only comes on in intervals for about one second and cuts out each time. Do you have any suggestions or know of this being a common problem with Sportsters? Note: I recently resubscribed after about three years of no use, so would the boom box be out of date? Thank you very much for your help!

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  • duff1821 May 25, 2011

    Thanks Tony. I'll try your suggestion.

    Best,
    Dennis

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  • Are you using batteries? If so then change them as this can be a problem that causes this.
  • If you are using an AC power feed then the problem is more likely related to the antenna placement. Satellite receives work horribly inside unless you place the antenna outside (facing the South. This is where the satellite gives it's signals from.)
  • Also the antenna wire may be cracked, so check that good as well.
  • The radio is not outdated, it will work fine. Check the power feed and the antenna placement. One or the other should remedy this.

Regards, Tony

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    Iron May 25, 2011

    Your very welcome Dennis.





    Regards,

    Tony

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