DAB problem

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DAB problem

Post by R4Z4_9ts » Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:45 am

Hi guys my fm signal is great but dab is terrible, any ideas on what I can check or do to make it work again?


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Re: DAB problem

Post by Doc » Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:55 am

What stereo are you using?
What antennas do you have in/on your caddy?
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Re: DAB problem

Post by Proempie » Sun Oct 18, 2020 6:48 am

Do you have anything plugged into your cigarette lighter?
I know, sounds stupid but when I have my phone charger plugged in, my DAB+ reception becomes real bad.

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Re: DAB problem

Post by Mickthebell » Sun Oct 18, 2020 6:40 pm

I fitted a rear camera and my dab is now useless wish I fitted a shark fin when I done my soundproofing.

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