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Author Topic: Correcting Alternator Whine  (Read 15718 times)
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« Reply #15 on: August 10, 2015, 08:53:54 AM »

HT is running on it's own power, no external connection to the vehicle.
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AA4PB
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« Reply #16 on: August 10, 2015, 09:55:34 AM »

Alternator whine is normally very low frequency (audio) that isn't radiated so it doesn't get in through the antenna, especially on VHF. It is usually conducted through power leads or ground connections to the vehicle.
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Bob  AA4PB
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« Reply #17 on: August 11, 2015, 06:18:39 PM »

It's a 2005 Mazda Tribu[t]e

AKA Ford Escape.
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