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Old 01-18-2015, 02:50 AM   #1
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Poor radio reception fixed

Finally i can get am radio so i can listen to the cricket while driving.
Yesterday i bought some deoxit , took the radio amplifier out and did every single connection, yes even the ones that attach to the back window. The hardest part was putting the t20 screws back in.
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Old 01-21-2015, 02:31 AM   #2
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That's interesting.
I have a somewhat related issue with my radio reception in my E36. When I press and depress the brake pedal I hear a slight 'click' of interference. Know what I mean ?
I haven't looked into it as it doesn't really bother me. It's just there each time you brake. I have to say that the reception could be clearer. It sounds fine but I think it could be cleaner. I haven't been able to compare this with other E36 as I don't know anyone with one at this stage.
Any ideas anyone ?
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Old 01-21-2015, 05:20 PM   #3
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AM reception is mine is barely audible. Will google up on deoxit and look into doing mine. Thanks VM.
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Old 01-21-2015, 05:57 PM   #4
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CRC make a product which is the same as deoxit.
Deoxit is an American product and you'll pay much more for it than the local product.
Look for CRC Contact cleaner.
I use it religously on all my vintage audio gear and it does the job just fine.
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