Engine noise on President Grant 2

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ES-29
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Mon May 28, 2018 8:34 pm

Hello,

I have a President Grant 2 (not premium) fitted into my Diesel Isuzu D-Max However when on FM or AM when I rev the engine I get a lot of engine noise coming through the radio. On SSB this does not happen. The antenna is roof mounted and has a very good ground plane. I have tried the Midland 78 and Thunderpole TTi and these do not have any problems. Any suggestions? advice please.

Many thanks

Mike

bobthetank
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Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:51 pm

Hi Mike
how is the power wired up?
direct to batteries and cables routed away from alternator?
is the screen\braid of coax properly grounded and is it quality shielded coax?

I assume the problem is when engine on,right?

reagrds

Rob

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