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Old 07-10-2016, 10:59 AM   #1
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wire question

Working on figuring out my wiring and getting things reconnected. The below pics show yellow wires that went from a 12v outlet on the street side of my Safari to this small circuit board (?) on the curb side. The antenna also connected to this board as well as a wire from the old radio. I've am not going to use the antenna - that is already out; also getting a new radio. I am thinking I do not need this circuit board looking thing and was just curious what it was and why this wire is so different than all the others.
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Old 07-10-2016, 11:40 AM   #2
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Probably the antenna booster/amplifier.

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Old 07-10-2016, 10:19 PM   #3
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It's old antenna wire and signal booster. Old antenna would have gone in front street side corner by the wing window, if it was installed. I had the same think in my 79 safari. Pretty sure I ripped it out when cleaning up all my wiring.
Figure out where you'll put a new antenna for the new radio. Having one inside the trailer gets poor reception. They make flexible tape antennas but it really needs to be by a window for good reception the need to be able to get the wire to the back of the new radio.
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