HELP! What's the best way to remove the Sirius antenna on your car roof?

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  1. GaryPuppet

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    I dont want to damage the paint or anything after all I went through to get my truck repaired.
    The car wash finally ripped the antenna apart and now its an eye sore.
    And since I cancelled Sirius more than a year ago, I dont need it anymore.

    Anyone done this? Whats the best way to remove it without fucking things up?

    Thanks!

    —GP


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    mine came off with the paint! just leave it as a badge of honor for the revolution!!
     
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    What the fuck, man?? Didn't you hear that Howard got his tapes back?
     
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    I'm suprised that Stern hasn't been shilling a product that could do that where he could line his pocket with more shekels.
     
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    Didn't you just have the truck repainted? If they didn't remove it to paint the truck, it will never match.
     
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    don't drive your car through an automated car wash if you care about the paint
     
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    Heat up the glue that's holding it in place (I used a hair dryer), then use a spatula or something to sort of pry it loose.....you'll have to work at it but that did the trick for me.
     
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    I have no idea if they removed it before painting.

    Maybe they did and maybe thats why the fucking thing is falling apart all of the sudden.
     
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    Call the show tomorrow and seek Howard's advice.
     
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    mine was magnetic. when did they get sticky?
     
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    99% of the aftermarket Sirius antennas are just held on with a strong magnet.

    Did you actually glue it on there or did someone else?