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Old 09-20-2011, 11:38 PM   #1
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I listen to Octane mostly, what do you listen to?
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Octane & Faction
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Old time radio programs and comedies.
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Old 09-21-2011, 09:40 AM   #4
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Where can I find Faction?
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What kind of satellite radio units are you guys using?
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****'s too expensive for me.

Might end up getting it again soon, but I'm waiting to until I get myself a double-din HD/Satellite ready headunit.
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What kind of satellite radio units are you guys using?
I have 4 accounts - a Sportster 5 in the Avalanche, a reciever for my Kenwood in the Jeep, a reciever for my Kenwood in the Camaro, & an internet subscription.
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3 XM accounts here... Lithium all the way, then maybe some 90's, Top 20, and some hair Nation...
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I listen to octane, the highway, and faction, and i use the sportster 5, where does everyone have mount their antenna on their f-bodys? i cant find a good place.
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I listen to octane, the highway, and faction, and i use the sportster 5, where does everyone have mount their antenna on their f-bodys? i cant find a good place.
I've seen it under the dash pad. Still gets great reception too. It's not just one of those 60's antenna's!

Or you could route it to the underside of the hatch plastic. I've seen it there as well. I personally hate anything "in view" that's aftermarket.


Why do all you guys have multiple accounts?

Why not just get 1 portable unit and take it with you?
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where does everyone have mount their antenna on their f-bodys? i cant find a good place.
Here are 2 good options.

This is Whitebird00's car:


This is my car:
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i just got my double din in, and im wondering.. whats better? sirius or XM? i realize its probably opinion, i'm just curious. I know a few people that have had XM, don't know anyone that had sirius.

wait, just read that they've combined??

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i just got my double din in, and im wondering.. whats better? sirius or XM? i realize its probably opinion, i'm just curious. I know a few people that have had XM, don't know anyone that had sirius.
Arent they the same company now?
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Sirius - antenna is under the dash pad like above

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Where can I find Faction?
not sure for US but canada is channel 41
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not sure for US but canada is channel 41
Yep, I found it on 41 yesterday. Thx
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Arent they the same company now?
it seems so, but on their website they still have seperate XM and sirius packages.
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