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    Quote Originally Posted by 2015 Floyd View Post
    Any updates?

    To be honest I am bit hesitant to order it. It could not get a straight answer if it will fit.


    2017 Mirage G4 1.2 ES CVT
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    I ordered a $5 cheapie on ebay earlier this year after the crappy stock one that came with the 2014 snapped like a twig.

    It is considerably more solid, but I can't really say the reception is exceptional comparatively. My old car had much better reception. I would be interested in a good suggestion as well.

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    AntennaMastsRus Antenna

    I just wanted a shorter one than the stock whip on my '14 Mirage so I ordered the 11" sometime in 2015. This is how it looks on my car

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    How is the reception? I get a lot of static on the AM and the FM is not loud. I am inclining to think is the Carplay/Android Auto unit.
    2017 Mirage G4 1.2 ES CVT
    2014 Mirage DE 1.2 Manual
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    Quote Originally Posted by remusrm View Post
    How is the reception? I get a lot of static on the AM and the FM is not loud. I am inclining to think is the Carplay/Android Auto unit.
    I have the same radio in my 17' and there's a number of places where I was having problems with reception, one place is a mile long tunnel on my way to work and the other is in my underground parking garage. I installed a 16" mast today and I got full reception in my underground garage. I haven't tested the tunnel yet. The mast cost $1.71 on Ebay and is 16" and doesn't rub the hatch when open. It's worth almost the free price. It did take 3 weeks to arrive though, no biggie to me though.

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/222482736544
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alex1a1f View Post
    I have the same radio in my 17' and there's a number of places where I was having problems with reception, one place is a mile long tunnel on my way to work and the other is in my underground parking garage. I installed a 16" mast today and I got full reception in my underground garage. I haven't tested the tunnel yet. The mast cost $1.71 on Ebay and is 16" and doesn't rub the hatch when open. It's worth almost the free price. It did take 3 weeks to arrive though, no biggie to me though.

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/222482736544

    wow. cheap... will check to see if they have a longer one


    2017 Mirage G4 1.2 ES CVT
    2014 Mirage DE 1.2 Manual
    2000 Mirage DE 1.8 Auto

        __________________________________________

        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2017 Mirage G4 ES CVT 1.2 automatic: 42.0 mpg (US) ... 17.9 km/L ... 5.6 L/100 km ... 50.4 mpg (Imp)


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