As you can see, my drive cable was broken. Then remove the two 10mm bolts that hold the power antenna on. I just replaced mine and it's pretty easy, helps to have someone inside the truck. I didn't need an assistant. It should be inserted about 400mm. I have a relacement mast from the dealer, and everything I've read on the net says that to remove the old I just need to extend the antenna and keep pulling.
If you do that means the motor is still working and you can fix it. The other, much easier way, is to reassemble the motor and install it into the car. Next time I'll remember to lower all the way when going through the car wash! At Andy's Auto Sport, we have a huge variety of Lexus Lx470 antennas to ensure that you have every antenna option available to you. Gradually increase the pressure and the nut will break free. .
The Antenna can sometimes become damaged by the wind, rain, and other elements, and when that unfortunate event occurs, you will need to replace it. This website is not endorsed, approved or affiliated with any of the makes that may be represented by their respective names or logos. The affected vehicles have an air bag control module that may be improperly programmed, causing the side curtain-shield-air bags to deploy inadvertently. One way is to follow the remaining steps. I used a small rubber band under the nut highlighted in red as a gasket.
Hi, first a quick hello, as I am new to this forum. If you don't hear a noise after repeated tests then this tutorial is not for you. Anyhow, my antenna internal mast appears to have snapped oof within the motor, as nothing comes up when I remove the antenna. Because our hassle-free 1-year warranty comes standard, you'll enjoy the peace of mind that comes only with a Benzeen Auto Part. Use a small flat head screwdriver to disconnect this connector.
My antenna mechanism is making some terrible noises and the antenna will not fully extend only about 3 inches. I started looking at the bolts under the hood that look like they would release the front right quarter panel but chickened out at that point :-. This procedure should work for any Lexus model that has a white or black trim ring on the tip of the antenna mast. © 2018 Benzeen Auto Parts. I have tried the up and down button for the antenna in the car and hear what sounds like the electric motor running for the antenna but it does not move.
This is probably the hardest step so don't worry if it takes a while! This is on my 2003 Toyota Land Cruiser. Insert the new mast as far as you can and the person inside should turn the car off so the motor grabs the teeth and pulls the mast into the fender. Here's what it looks like on the inside. Any questions or concerns on any of our products feel free to contact us by telephone or email by clicking on AntennaMastsRus about us page here on Amazon. If you can't install the new antenna mast this way your drive cable is probably broken and you'll need to follow the steps below to get the pieces out. Put it all back carefully.
Then watch the position of the teethes, they are eight er pointing towards the front of the car or the back this way it allows the new one to be installed. The mast should be free to remove. Be careful not to drop the screw! Once it's loose slide the assembly down and out of the hole in the rear fender. Make sure you put the chrome ring on the mast before inserting and tighten it after the mast has been pulled back completely. You should notice how the teeth are facing when you pull out the old. For everything except a broken drive cable you can simply use the instructions that come with it step 1. Together, we are helping the environment by reducing consumption of the earth's resources to create new parts! Hope to be able to contribute.
Pry the cover open carefully and remove the old piece. The instructions are great but best to learn from experience. Be sure to first compare the old part to the new one to ensure there isn't a piece remaining inside the motor assembly. Through the wheel well looks like my best guess. If so, be prepared to spend an hour or two removing the antenna motor assembly and pulling out the old piece. Any help for this not so mechanically inclined newbie would be appreciated. This is the real deal replacement part.
Replacement looks exactly like the factory mast. I tested the radio and the antenna works perfectly!!! The teeth should face forward when inserting the antenna for the mechanism to engage and pull it in. This Andy's Auto Sport Short explores your aftermarket antenna options, from short and stubby to polished and elegant. You'll probably have to use a screwdriver. Every vehicle has an array of features which can range from bumper covers to hatch struts. After doing this about fifteen times consecutively, the end came out.
You should notice how the teeth are facing when you pull out the old. Any advice on how to replace the motor assembly? Unfortunately I've never replace one before, but I've some do it, and it doesn't look too dificult. Ignition type spark Aluminum cylinder head S Fuel economy city 13 mpg of valves 32 Torque 320 lbs. This is a 5 minute job. I just replaced mine and it's pretty easy, helps to have someone inside the truck.