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Introduction

Use this guide to fix or replace a damaged antenna of a Sony ICF-P26 radio.

The antenna enables radios to get reception for their FM and AM bandwidth. A radio with no antenna or a damaged antenna would have distortion of radio waves .

Following these steps would fix the radio reception issues in a short time. There is minimal or no known danger associated with replacing the antenna .

Parts

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  1. Power off and disconnect the radio from any power source. Power off and disconnect the radio from any power source.
    • Power off and disconnect the radio from any power source.

  2. Use a mini screwdriver to remove the two screws from the battery compartment. Gently insert an opening tool where the FM/AM/Off switch is, to force your way up. Insert the opening tool in the other side where the volume and the earphone go.
    • Use a mini screwdriver to remove the two screws from the battery compartment.

    • Gently insert an opening tool where the FM/AM/Off switch is, to force your way up.

    • Insert the opening tool in the other side where the volume and the earphone go.

    • You will hear hinges pop open.

  3. Use the mini screwdriver to remove the screw holding the motherboard. Unscrew the damaged antenna. Unscrew the damaged antenna.
    • Use the mini screwdriver to remove the screw holding the motherboard.

    • Unscrew the damaged antenna.

  4. Use the mini screwdriver to replace the new antenna. Use the mini screwdriver to replace the new antenna. Use the mini screwdriver to replace the new antenna.
    • Use the mini screwdriver to replace the new antenna.

  5. Use the mini screwdriver to assemble the motherboard. Use the mini screwdriver to assemble the motherboard.
    • Use the mini screwdriver to assemble the motherboard.

  6. Use the mini screwdriver to assemble the cover. Insert the batteries. Insert the batteries.
    • Use the mini screwdriver to assemble the cover.

    • Insert the batteries.

  7. Switch on the radio. Switch on the radio.
    • Switch on the radio.

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