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AW-PW22
Fully Automatic
AM/FM Power Antenna
C) Disassemble the mounting base and save the parts, they may be
used with the installation of the new antenna.
Installation Instruction
D) Remove old antenna from below fender.
REPRODUCTION OF EDITORIAL OR PICTORIAL CONTENT IS
E) To avoid cutting car wiring, you may want to cut the connector off
STRICTLY PROHIBITED WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSENT OF
of the old antenna removed from the car, attaching the new anten-
METRA/ROADWORKS
TM
na wiring to the old connector wires and directly plug into car wiring.
2. NEW ANTENNA INSTALLATION:
MOUNTING NUT
For first time antenna installations:
MOUNTING WASHER
MOUNTING SPACER
A) Use original factory hole or select a location on the front or back
fender of car for mounting antenna. In selecting the location, make
1" (25mm) HOLE
FLUSH ADJUSTABLE
sure the underside of the fender is free of any obstruction such as
3''
8''
15''
23''
30''
ANGLE BASE
weld beads, braces, gussets and sub-fender.Also, be sure that suf-
FIXED ANGLE BASES
ficient clearance is available under fender to house the antenna,
GASKETS
GASKETS
approximately 11-1/2" / 29cm.
7/8" / (22mm) HOLE
B) Six mounting bases are provided with the antenna. Five fixed
angle and one adjustable angle flush mount base. (See Figure 1).
FIG. 1
C) Remove the installed flush mounting base from new antenna.
Select the proper base with correct angle for fender (as shown in
RETAINER
figure 1) or reuse original mounting base previously removed from
COAXIAL CABLE
old antenna. NOTE: The five fixed angle bases require a 7/8" /
22mm hole. The adjustable angle flush base requires a 1"
UNDERSIDE
25mm hole.
OF FENDER
D) A 1/8" / 3mm pilot hole should be drilled, then enlarged with a
5/8" / 16mm HOLE
hole saw or drill bit to the proper size.
ELECTRICAL
E) Remove all burrs, paint, road dirt or undercoating from around the
WIRES
underside of the hole.
MAST TUBE
F) Install the antenna from the underside of the fender and assem-
MOTOR
ASSEMBLY
ble the base above the fender according to Figure 1. BE SURE THE
RETAINER RESTS EVENLY ON THE UNDERSIDE OF THE FENDER
TO ALLEVIATE ANY POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO THE VEHICLE. Align
the mast vertically by slightly tightening the antenna mounting nut
while adjusting the mast to be vertical.
G) To prevent movement and maintain the desired angle, secure the
DRAIN TUBE
bottom of the motor assembly with the supplied perforated strap.
Holes are provided with the strap to accommodate various mount-
ing positions. It may be necessary to bend the strap to conform to
METAL STRAP
the fit of the antenna and car. Be sure the antenna retainer is
grounded to the underside of the
fender and the black ground wire is grounded properly to the vehi-
cle chassis. If the retainer and ground wire are not properly ground-
This antenna is designed for optimum performance for either AM or
ed, THE ANTENNA WILL NOT FUNCTION.
FM bands. The antenna is raised or lowered by operating the radio
on/off switch.
H) With the bottom of the antenna motor assembly secured, the
mast at the desired angle and the retainer resting evenly on the
Prior to installing the antenna, read the
underside of the fender, tighten the mounting nut firmly to secure
entire installation instructions.
the entire antenna assembly. Do not tighten the nut excessively as
this may strip or break the mounting threads or damage contact
spring and cause improper antenna operation.
May require an extension cable depending on vehicle or an anten-
na adapter cable for many 1995-up Ford, 1988-up GM and some
imports.
I) Attach the drain lube to the bottom of the motor assembly and
route to the outside of the car. Avoid any kinks or bends in the tube
that may restrict drainage. (as shown in figure 1.)
1.REPLACEMENT OF EXISTING POWER ANTENNA,
REMOVING OLD ANTENNA.
For new antenna installations:
A) Gain access to the underside of the fender area through the
J) Route electrical wiring and coaxial cable into the dash area of the
trunk, fender splash panel, etc.
vehicle interior as shown in Figure 2. (44-PWEC157 extension
cable may be required). A 5/8" / 16mm hole may be required in the
B) Remove mounting bracket, drain tube, electrical wire and anten-
interior panel when routing wire from front fender. If possible, avoid
na coaxial cable.When removing electrical wires and coaxial cable
routing coaxial cable into engine compartment. The electrical noise
from the antenna, follow to the closest connector and disconnect.
found in this area may be transmitted into the antenna wiring.
DO NOT CUT COAXIAL CABLE.
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    mm (5/8”) en el panel interior al rutear el cableado desde el guard- abaros delantero. De ser posible, evite el ruteo del cable coaxial por dentro del compartimiento del motor. El ruido eléctrico que se encuentra en dicha área puede transmitirse dentro del c a b l e a d o de la antena.

  • Page 7: Limited Warranty

    Metra Electronics offre à l’acheteur original de ce produit une garantie contre les défauts dans les matières et la fabrication. Si ce produit devait être défectueux au cours d’une période de un an à computer de la date originale d’achat. Metra s’engage à le réparer ou a le remplacer (a la discrétion de Metra) et ce, sans frais pour les pièces.

  • Page 8

    Metra Electronics garantiza al comprador minorista original de este producto por el termino de un ano a partir de la fecha de compra original, y siempre que se compruebe que el mismo el defectuoso, que será reparado o reemplazado (a opción de Metra) sin cargo por piezas.

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