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Curtis, Australia Car Mechanic
Category: Australia Car
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Experience:  Qualified Automotive Mechanic, LPG & Airconditioning Diagnostic Technician.
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My ariel keeps going up and down when on. 2007 sorento,

Customer Question

my ariel keeps going up and down when on .
JA: What is the model/year of your Kia?
Customer: 2007 sorento
JA: Are you fixing your Sorento yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: replaced fuses tried to remove ariel but won't unsrew
JA: Most vehicles have two fuse panels. Have you located both?
Customer: yes both fuse boxes have had the fuses replaced
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Merc320 replied 1 month ago.


The problem is most likely the mechanism is dry.

The aerial mast will need lubricating fully

Turn radio on and spray wd40 on mast as it is going up.

Turn radio off and spray wd40 on mast as it is going down.

Do this a few times it may fix the problem.

Please keep me advised