Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 1, 10:07pm - #142680 
S2000 Antenna owners, please read.

Anyone who owns the s2000 antenna, have you had it stolen? my 3rd one just got ripped off... i think its the same kid thats doing it... but not sure. just pissed, that will make just about 100 bucks i've spent on freaking antennas...


Question: is red locktite conductive?

angry angry angry

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,454
Elec-FuYu
Specialist
Elec-FuYu
2003 Silver Toyota Celica
Specialist
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,454
B.C. Coquitlam
Apr 1, 10:09pm - #142681 
thumbsdown stupid people...


I am a HID Maniac!!
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Apr 1, 10:11pm - #142682 
Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1
Anyone who owns the s2000 antenna, have you had it stolen? my 3rd one just got ripped off... i think its the same kid thats doing it... but not sure. just pissed, that will make just about 100 bucks i've spent on freaking antennas...
Question: is red locktite conductive?
angry angry angry


That is something I am worried about. I have had my old car broken into once and a lot of stuff stolen. What are some ways I can keep my S2k antenna from being jacked?


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 929
CID498
ECelica Staff
CID498

ECelica Staff
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 929
So.Cal
Apr 1, 10:12pm - #142683 
Use the loctite dood they'll have a hell of a time jackin the next one.


"They don't make no seatbelt for the mind. So I can't buckle up for this ride!"
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 1, 10:15pm - #142684 
Originally Posted by CID498
Use the loctite dood they'll have a hell of a time jackin the next one.


Also, try parking in a different spots or something.. It might be time to invest in a video camera. $100+ on antennas is ridiculous..


[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
DiabloGTS
Wheezy Joe
DiabloGTS

Wheezy Joe
2002 Kawasaki Ninja 250

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
Lafayette, LA
Apr 1, 10:17pm - #142685 
I used loctite, and I tried to get it off, I had to use a wrench and it took me 15 minutes


To have played and laughed with enthusiasm
and sung with exultation
To know even one life has breathed easier
This is to have succeeded.
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Apr 1, 10:21pm - #142686 
Where do you get Loctite?


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
NorwayGT
Specialist
NorwayGT

Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Apr 1, 10:24pm - #142687 
Originally Posted by Mizery_Machine
Where do you get Loctite?

local department store ie. home depot or something like that


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 1, 10:24pm - #142688 
Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by CID498
Use the loctite dood they'll have a hell of a time jackin the next one.


Also, try parking in a different spots or something.. It might be time to invest in a video camera. $100+ on antennas is ridiculous..


Its been in a diff spot every time... if you come to daytona take your ant. off. my toyota dealership back in MN says 231 for a power ant. assembly... i wonder if i should go that route or just head back to the honda dealer tomorrow. you can get locktite at home depot or anything like that... get the red sh*t, its "permanent" the blue just makes it harder to take off.

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 929
CID498
ECelica Staff
CID498

ECelica Staff
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 929
So.Cal
Apr 1, 10:25pm - #142689 
Any auto parts or hardware store has it,


"They don't make no seatbelt for the mind. So I can't buckle up for this ride!"
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 1, 10:25pm - #142690 
Originally Posted by CID498
Any auto parts or hardware store has it,


Indeed rice


[Linked Image]
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 1, 10:30pm - #142691 
looking into that now... i just really liked the short look of the 2000 ant... this is just so frustrating

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Apr 1, 10:30pm - #142692 
Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by CID498
Any auto parts or hardware store has it,

Indeed rice


I'm there! No one is jacking my sh*t... angry


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 1, 10:34pm - #142693 
do you guys think the look of the s2000 antenna is worth this crap? or should i just go with a power ant?

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 1, 10:34pm - #142694 
Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1
looking into that now... i just really liked the short look of the 2000 ant... this is just so frustrating


frown I feel for ya. Luckily, no one has stolen mine yet


[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 1, 10:35pm - #142695 
Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1
do you guys think the look of the s2000 antenna is worth this crap? or should i just go with a power ant?


I'd get loc-tite and a camera (if possible).

If it gets stolen again, then just get a damn power antenna, I guess idunno


[Linked Image]
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 1, 10:37pm - #142696 
Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1
looking into that now... i just really liked the short look of the 2000 ant... this is just so frustrating


frown I feel for ya. Luckily, no one has stolen mine yet


just don't come to daytona...

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 1, 10:40pm - #142697 
Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1

Originally Posted by Evan

Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1

looking into that now... i just really liked the short look of the 2000 ant... this is just so frustrating


frown I feel for ya. Luckily, no one has stolen mine yet



just don't come to daytona...


You should seriously try to catch them in the act.. I bet it's the same person every time. angry


[Linked Image]
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 1, 10:45pm - #142698 
Evan- you probably right. there is this one F*ck down here than wants me dead cause i did his girl before he was with her... i know he took it the first time. most likely him the next two times. that bag of sugar + his civic is looking better and better.

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,572
DaBigTickett
Rip the Jacker
DaBigTickett

Rip the Jacker
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,572
Chino Hills, CA
Apr 1, 11:49pm - #142699 
Originally Posted by CID498
Any auto parts or hardware store has it,

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,454
Elec-FuYu
Specialist
Elec-FuYu
2003 Silver Toyota Celica
Specialist
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 2,454
B.C. Coquitlam
Apr 1, 11:57pm - #142700 
the power ant looks ugly...

glue it on...if still gets stolen...get a camera and beat the guy out of his ass and shovle the S2K ant into his ass and ask him if he wants another one...


I am a HID Maniac!!
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 412
aznsaiyan509
Senior Member
aznsaiyan509
2004 Carbon Blue Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2004 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 412
Huntington Beach, CA
Apr 2, 1:17am - #142701 
The other day at school, my friend walked up to my car and just twisted my S2000 Antenna right off! I really should get some loctite.


I want a Nissan Nismo 350Z!
Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Apr 2, 1:20am - #142702 
it's time to upgrade & get a power antenna. i'd like to see them steal that grin

but seriously i'd be pissed if it happened to me three times. maybe you'll have better luck in the future

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 926
se7enmodgt20
Senior Member
se7enmodgt20
2002 Red Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 926
San Antonio, TX
Apr 2, 1:26am - #142703 
that sux man...get some loctite.

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 873
SilverGT
Senior Member
SilverGT
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 873
Torrance, CA
Apr 2, 4:50am - #142704 
this is what i did, and it hasnt been stolen yet. remove the black housing, it can just be pulled off with a little force. then you use an adjustable wrench and screw that bad boy in ur stock antenna hole pretty tight. and then put the rubber housing back on. i doubt somebody is gonna come around with an adjustable wrench trying to unscrew ur antenna off.

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 937
BATmobile
Senior Member
BATmobile

Senior Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 937
San Antonio, TX
Apr 2, 7:22am - #142705 
if it's so easy to take it off, just take it off where ever you go, and put it back on before you get in your car. i know it sucks but hey its better than paying 100 plus for antennas huh?

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 914
robare99
Senior Member
robare99

Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 914
Alberta, Canada
Apr 2, 8:23am - #142706 
park it where you did last time but someplace where you can watch it. If you catch the kit beat the shit out of the little fcuker. I mean put him in the hospital. Make like my sig.

Rob

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Apr 2, 9:44am - #142707 
Originally Posted by v3n0m
it's time to upgrade & get a power antenna. i'd like to see them steal that grin
but seriously i'd be pissed if it happened to me three times. maybe you'll have better luck in the future


If it was the guy he thinks it is... I think the f*ck would just break off the antena or something if he couldn't steal it...Assuming he left it extended.

Originally Posted by robare99
park it where you did last time but someplace where you can watch it. If you catch the kit beat the shit out of the little fcuker. I mean put him in the hospital. Make like my sig.
Rob


Office Space.. that was a great movie.


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 95
Mao
Member
Mao
2000 RED Toyota Celica GTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 95
orlando Fl.
Apr 2, 9:52am - #142708 
Wut i do i s i take it off everytime i park my car... i take it oof put it inside my car and when i come back put it on again... Smart... uh... thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 2, 10:29am - #142709 
Originally Posted by Mao
Wut i do i s i take it off everytime i park my car... i take it oof put it inside my car and when i come back put it on again... Smart... uh... thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


do the threads get worn out after a while?


[Linked Image]
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 472
Xer0GT
Senior Member
Xer0GT
2003 Solar Yellow Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 472
CA 925....soon to be 415
Apr 2, 12:30pm - #142710 
yeah mine got roached once, but i got another antenna that gave me even beter recepetion than the s2000. one of those "eurostyle" $20 antenna's off of ebay.


[Linked Image]
**WTB OEM door mirrors, solar yellow or black**
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Apr 2, 1:55pm - #142711 
Alright got my S2k and my Pro Lok Thread lock.
Question: Will it effect my reception?


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 734
celicaboy
Senior Member
celicaboy

Senior Member
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 734
OWENSBORO, KY
Apr 2, 2:00pm - #142712 
Originally Posted by DaytonaCelica1
Question: is red locktite conductive?

angry angry angry


yes, the red locktite is conductive, that's what i use is my AM/FM works like new

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 132
AzNfLiP17oY
Member
AzNfLiP17oY

Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 132
CA
Apr 2, 2:30pm - #142713 
got my antenna jacked when i was playing ball at the park...i thought about using loctite but i thought about if someone for some reason cut off or messed up a part of the antenna then i wouldn't be able to replace it because of that loctite stuff...i just take mine off when i park somewhere and put it back on when i come back

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 555
Vampyre
Senior Member
Vampyre

Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 555
British Columbia, Canada
Apr 2, 2:56pm - #142714 
It seems like everyone's S2K antenna gets jacked on every car.. except I've never heard a S2K owner complain about that!

Perhaps to save cash you could always get a knock-off brand..or simply just do the whole locktite thing.


~* Brotherhood Of Eternal Sleep *~
- Nocturnal Supremacy -
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Mizery_Machine
Razor Blades
Mizery_Machine
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Razor Blades
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 419
Denham Springs, LA
Apr 2, 3:03pm - #142715 
Got my S2k installed with Pro Lok Thread lock. Hope no one tries to jack it.. frown


Mizery loves company.
Joined: Sep 2002
Posts: 3,030
Erick
Bread Fishing..
Erick

Bread Fishing..
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2002
Posts: 3,030
Bay Area, CA
Apr 2, 4:17pm - #142716 
Originally Posted by v3n0m
it's time to upgrade & get a power antenna. i'd like to see them steal that grin

but seriously i'd be pissed if it happened to me three times. maybe you'll have better luck in the future
i agree and/or just do the red locktite if you want the s2ooo antenna look thumbsup


LNK
"you only need something when you know it exists..then it becomes a want"
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 198
Pink_Panther
Member
Pink_Panther

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 198
B-town
Apr 2, 6:47pm - #142717 
invest in some black clothes, and a baseball bat. then park next to some bushes or some kind of cover. wtf


You Want the Bad Guy, Hear i Am.
Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 5
mdesign101
New Member
mdesign101
2002 silver Toyota Celica GT
New Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 5
norther cali
Apr 2, 7:00pm - #142718 
ok i live in sf... the home of shady ricers who steal other folks parts that they worked hard to pay for. my previous car a modded 2k civic was stolen from me, right after i installed some sportline springs and camber kit. when i got my celi, some ricer stole my "celic" polished License Plate cover in the middle of the night. eversince i got the s2k attenna i keep it tight enough for me to take off and take it with me or put it in my glove box. no one has ever stolen it. i know it's only worth 20 dollars... but once some asshole jack's it, it feels like it's worth 100.

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 372
darksidecelica
Member
darksidecelica

Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 372
Apr 2, 7:27pm - #142719 
yea i used the red loctite on mines, hasnt been jacked yet

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,587
xmangt1
4 All U Haterz!
xmangt1

4 All U Haterz!
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,587
Chicago, IL
Apr 3, 4:37am - #142720 
Mine got jakked. What I do now is just open the hatch right quick & throw it on top of my speaker box. When I come back I hit the button on my remote, pop the hatch & screw it back on. If you're careful you should be able to do this forever.

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
DaytonaCelica1
Member
DaytonaCelica1

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 299
Daytona Beach
Apr 3, 7:53am - #142721 
got a new ant. from the honda dealer yesterday... lady at the part counter said it the most frequently sold part they have! i did one better than red loctite, i used green... completely permanent. if someone manages to steal my ant. again it will mean they have the whole car!

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
mxmcelica
mxmcelica
2002 Toyota Celica GT
Chicago

Posts: 168
Joined: April 2004
Thanks: "Yo, yo, yo, who's ready for the Races?!" -Quote from 3 3ast 3 3urious
Random: Woot to the Power Of Elite!
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
Cargo Cover 2000 GT?
by Rosay559. 08/17/2017 8:46 PM
WTB: GTS Brake assembly, seats
by Edwyn. 08/17/2017 5:56 AM
BRS Fender Flares ?? are they still around ??
by djTOY2000. 08/16/2017 3:35 PM
93 GT what's broken now? Let's find out!
by 719GOD. 08/15/2017 1:40 AM
New Member, '01 GT-S
by GoldMan27. 08/14/2017 4:56 PM
WTB: Authentic TRD full body kit?
by Midori. 08/13/2017 3:52 AM
New here, need help with tire size
by Lizzypop. 08/11/2017 6:49 AM
WTB: TWM or B&M short shifter
by NWGTS. 08/07/2017 9:53 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170611)