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Old 05-10-2012, 12:28 PM   #1
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Shark antenna

Has anyone changed there regular antena to a shark fin styled antena? I wana buy a cover for the focus cause I dont use it as a daily and I wana cover it most of the time to protect it from weather and other cars scratching my sides but my antena has always been a reason why I dont buy a cover. I just figured I'd ask if anyone has seen one or done it to their focus and if so maybe you can recommend me where to get them?


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Old 05-10-2012, 12:41 PM   #2
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you can get a factory cover from ford, but you will need the signal booster to use the radio.
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http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=277942

probably gonna get one myself. got a stubby (3") off of ebay currently. try removing ur antenna right before u cover it. as far sirius goes it uses the base so i was actually gonna get a stainless steel bolt from my work and remove the shaft part entirely.
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Old 05-11-2012, 03:35 AM   #4
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probably gonna get one myself. got a stubby (3") off of ebay currently. try removing ur antenna right before u cover it. as far sirius goes it uses the base so i was actually gonna get a stainless steel bolt from my work and remove the shaft part entirely.
I see that so I buy it off that site? All shark fin antennas fit all cars?? or what..
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I see that so I buy it off that site? All shark fin antennas fit all cars?? or what..
pretty much:) i guess we still need to email them our info though
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honestly i jus thought this now..'
take the whole antenna out and patch or plug the hole..
re route the antenna to underneath the trunk lid or better yet, feed the wire cable thru the trunk lid and attach to the window pointing up and parallel with window ((:
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Old 05-24-2012, 01:33 PM   #8
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I spoke to the guy via email and he said he does have them in stock for the 08-11 focus so I will be getting one soon :)
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is there other companies other than VG? Im really a compare kinda guy. and im cheap so I like to know what I am getting is the best? I have seen others but no real brand just BS on ebay.
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Any one move there antenna base to the back of the roof like the 08 focus. Unfortunately shark fin has had problems with the curve on the front of the focus roof to put a fin there. So if any one has moved there antenna to the back like 08+ pics please :)
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