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Re: [RFI] Mobile amps and vehicle issues

To: Dave NØRQ <n0rq-lists@sbcglobal.net>,<rfi@contesting.com>
Subject: Re: [RFI] Mobile amps and vehicle issues
From: Hardy Landskov <n7rt@cox.net>
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2006 21:14:54 -0700
List-post: <mailto:rfi@contesting.com>
My 2001 Silverado is a mess also. After shielding the plug wires and
getting a 2 S unit improvement , the fuel pump noise is so bad that clip on
ferrites don't do a thing in the wiring harness.  Some day I will drop the
tank and do it right.

At 08:25 AM 1/16/06 -0600, Dave NØRQ wrote:
>Not all GM vehicles are quiet.
>My 2003 Chevy Express van (with gasoline Vortec 6000 6 liter engine)
>is very noisy, peaking on 6 meters.  A number of attempts to cure it
>via normal recommended methods have all failed.  The dealer is
>absolutely useless, even though I showed them how weak AM
>broadcast stations on the factory radio were significantly impacted
>by the engine noise.
>I've basically given up, since NB on the Kenwood TS-480
>does a fairly decent job of reducing the noise.
>- Dave N0RQ
>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "Michael Germino" <ad6aa@sbcglobal.net>
>To: <rfi@contesting.com>
>Sent: Thursday, January 12, 2006 12:25
>Subject: Re: [RFI] Mobile amps and vehicle issues
>> So that everyone is not scared away from HF mobile with the newer 
>> vehicles, I would like to say that I have three GMC gas engine pickups in 
>> the last 16 years and they all have been very quiet.
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