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I was not sure where to place this, so I put it up here. I replaced the stock antenna - which makes the Compass look like a teletubby - by a short mast antenna. Radio still works fine but now there's no need any longer to remove it for a car wash.
 

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Do you have a link to where you got this? Or do you have a brand name? I've had to return 2 so far that didnt fit right. Thanks
 

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I just ordered an amazon shark-style antenna for mine that fits over the antenna base.
Has anyone used that style for theirs?
Here’s the link of the one I ordered:

Shark bait
 

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I just ordered an amazon shark-style antenna for mine that fits over the antenna base.
Has anyone used that style for theirs?
Here’s the link of the one I ordered:

Shark bait
Please send a pic when you install. I was interested in this, but installed the 3.2 inch copy of the OEM. The shark fin still might be an option.
 

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Yea I e had a shark fin on mine since I bought it in February. Biggest tip I can give is clean the mounting area VERY throughly with alcohol to remove any wax that may inhibit the double sided tape from sticking.
 

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So my mount was a fail.. at least for now. Got all the stuff out, even my 3M adhesion promoter to ensure the 3m tape sticks to the roof like @19Limited suggested and the “nub” (cause I don’t know the technical term) that is supposed to be screwed into the base that then the antenna attaches to was threaded wrong, like it’s threads are too big, and I’m not about to force that shiz Down and screw up the threes on the base for a $20 solution to this little predicament.. so I need to find a “nub” that has thread spacing like the antenna I have. Here are some pics of what I received and what I was prepared to do..
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Are you a sat radio user or do u use terrestrial radio? Without the mast local reception is still ok. Just station’s attention far range affected. Take mast off n drive with it off for a day n see if you get reception for your terrestrial stations ok. If so install shark fin without the signal extended screwed in . The shark fin will protect open screw hole from elements.
 

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I took my factory 2020 compass rooftop antenna into the hardware store to try and find what thread size it is. After one fail, I found out it is probably NOT SAE 1/4x28. The antenna will screw into a 1/4x28 nut, but that is because 1/4x28 is larger than the antenna threads.

As best I can tell, the antenna itself is Metric "M6x0.75". That thread pitch was pretty rare in the hardware store I was in, as I found one nut, and no bolts. Maybe we can determine if any other vehicles used M6x0.75 for their antennas.

EDIT: I might have found a couple of antennas that will work.

And for Lulz:
 

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That is the version (3.2) I installed on my Compass. Screwed on just like the OEM, and looks much cleaner.
 

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I took my factory 2020 compass rooftop antenna into the hardware store to try and find what thread size it is. After one fail, I found out it is probably NOT SAE 1/4x28. The antenna will screw into a 1/4x28 nut, but that is because 1/4x28 is larger than the antenna threads.

As best I can tell, the antenna itself is Metric "M6x0.75". That thread pitch was pretty rare in the hardware store I was in, as I found one nut, and no bolts. Maybe we can determine if any other vehicles used M6x0.75 for their antennas.

EDIT: I might have found a couple of antennas that will work.

And for Lulz:
I think I’m gonna give that bolt a try. Thank you for the legwork you did on this! I really appreciate it, and, I will let you know how that worked!
 

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I bought a 3.2 that was listed for a Grand Cherokee that worked fine, thread was correct and helps me fit my Thule roof box when I use it. Unfortunately the product page is no longer there so I can't share a link, but I'm guessing anything for a late model Grand Cherokee, regular Cherokee, Renegade, etc will all work. Can confirm that late model Compass antenna screws onto Cherokee and vice versa.
 

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anyone installed CravenSpeed Stubby antennas?
Support team send below link for Jeep Compass but dwg seems identical with previously shared link for renegade.

I installed above on my 2020 Compass. It fits but there a small problem, brass adaptor do not have any hex key, I contacted with vendor maybe it is an production issue.
acutally thread size etc are 100% same but applying torque without the hex key is the problem. As you see in second picture, there is still 1 and half turn to go. but it was not possible with just holding the antenna. A hex key hole would be the best practice.


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I installed above on my 2020 Compass. It fits but there a small problem, brass adaptor do not have any hex key, I contacted with vendor maybe it is an production issue.
acutally thread size etc are 100% same but applying torque without the hex key is the problem. As you see in second picture, there is still 1 and half turn to go. but it was not possible with just holding the antenna. A hex key hole would be the best practice.


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I recommend the shark fin antenna
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So my mount was a fail.. at least for now. Got all the stuff out, even my 3M adhesion promoter to ensure the 3m tape sticks to the roof like @19Limited suggested and the “nub” (cause I don’t know the technical term) that is supposed to be screwed into the base that then the antenna attaches to was threaded wrong, like it’s threads are too big, and I’m not about to force that shiz Down and screw up the threes on the base for a $20 solution to this little predicament.. so I need to find a “nub” that has thread spacing like the antenna I have. Here are some pics of what I received and what I was prepared to do.. View attachment 13971 View attachment 13972 View attachment 13973
Finally had a spare second to get this done (since I’m short my coworker helped me cause he’s tall) I ordered that stud off of Amazon for $15 🙄 and then it worked like a charm
 

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Finally had a spare second to get this done (since I’m short my coworker helped me cause he’s tall) I ordered that stud off of Amazon for $15 🙄 and then it worked like a charm
 
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