Are all satellite radio antennas the same?
In order to receive satellite radio, you need a special antenna. Your standard car radio antenna wont cut it because, unlike FM radio and HD radio, satellite radio and FM radio arent broadcast on the same frequency bands.
How can I boost my Sirius satellite radio signal?
Text the word Refresh to 77917 . Well send you a text with special link to start the refresh radio process. View a sample of the text message . Once youre in front of your radio, follow instructions in the text message to complete the signal refresh.
Where should I point my XM antenna?
For best signal reception you should aim the home antenna due south towards the SiriusXM satellites.
Can you mount satellite radio antenna inside car?
? DO NOT: Dont mount the antenna inside the SUV, for example, on the dashboard. DO NOT: Dont mount the antenna on any of the SUVs front, side or back pillars.
Why am I not getting all the Sirius channels?
If you just subscribed or are missing channels, visit siriusxm.com/refresh to activate and refresh your radio. Click here if you have not yet activated your radio. Stay up-to-date on your account and log in to the Online Account Center to view and pay your bill as well as manage your subscription.
How do I aim my XM antenna?
Open the antenna clamshell so that it is halfway between the horizontal and vertical positions as shown below. 2. Aim the antenna so that the shaded surface shown below is facing a window. It should not face your SIRIUS radio.
Where should I put my GPS antenna in my car?
In most cases, you can mount the GPS antenna near the top of the underside of your dash (behind or above the receiver). Satellite signals are so strong and reliable these days that this should be sufficient to maintain reliable reception. It also serves to keep the antenna out of sight.
How do I get channel 311 on Sirius?
311 on select radios & Channel 714 on the online player and app (or just search yacht rock!)
What can affect the reception of a satellite radio signal?
Lets talk about each one and how to address it.Signal Interruption. Its common to experience signal interruption while driving under a bridge, stopping your car under a big sign, or driving through a tunnel. FM Adapter Interference. Bad Wiring. Issues With The Stereo. Distorted SiriusXM Signal.