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Old 10-08-2010, 12:15 AM   #1
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XM Satellite Reception Problem

I have a 2010 TL. First car I've owned with built in XM radio. My previous 4 cars I've run a Sirius Starmate unit suctioned to the glass. Magnet antenna stuck to the roof.

I have to say; the reception in this TL is terrible. The XM radio cuts out a few times every single minute I'm driving, unless I'm going 55 down the highway with a perfectly clear view of the sky.

With my previous setup, it got amazing reception.

What is going on here??
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do u have tints on your car? if so its possible that its a metallic tint which might cause some interference
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The antenna is on the roof so tints would not be the issue.
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