Metra 40-VW16 Antenna Adapter

Works with select 1987-02 Audi and Mercedes vehicles (OEM male to Motorola antenna female)

Item #: 12040VW16

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The Metra 40-VW16 Antenna Adapter lets you connect an aftermarket antenna cable to the OEM factory radio. It includes a female Motorola jack on one end and a Euro plug on the other. Warranty: 60 days.

Note: Most vehicles will require additional installation parts — please identify your vehicle if you haven’t done so. You can also call an Advisor for more information.

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Written By Brian, Ohio on Friday, October 02, 2015

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Worked great, fittings are very good quality. Fit a 1980 Mercedes 240d just fine!

Pros: All good.

Cons: None

Metra 40-VW16 Antenna Adapter

Written By Peter, Nehalem, OR on Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Item works as advertised with little or no loss of signal. Although I was advised that it will not work with a 1982 Mercedes it does.

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  • 6" antenna adapter cable (one end terminating in a female Motorola plug and the other end terminating in a male plug with a screw type connector)

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Compatibility: VW/Audi/European vehicles 1950-UP

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