ANTENNA, 1986 AUDI 4000, MOTOR PUSHES ANTENNA OUT

  • Tiny
  • clyde70
  • 1986 Audi A2

Antenna works but motor will not stop—it pushes the mast all the way out.

I believe this is a matter of the stop switch inside the antenna mechanism. This switch tells the motor to stop when the antenna is extended.

Rather than "re-invent the wheel, " perhaps someone can tell lme how to set the stop switch correctly so that the antenna stops when it should.

Mileage on car—190,000
engine size—1.8 l gas

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Friday, November 2nd, 2007 AT 12:18 PM

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  • Dr Loot
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It is most likely a micro switch the same thing happen on my Mercedes, but I just went to the junkyard and got me another antenna for 25 bucks and now it works normal

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