Wow, that must have been quite the kick, but I’m sure you’re relieved it was the antenna rather than a big dent in your car!
There are a few types of antennas, and some are more difficult to replace than others. Fortunately, it sounds like you have a fixed-mast antenna which is simple to replace.
To replace the antenna, you will need:
Replacement antenna (a universal kit or model specific replacement will work)
Cloth and cleaning solution
Once you have your supplies, the general process is to just unscrew the broken antenna, clean the area, and screw on the replacement antenna, using the kit’s included thread adapter if necessary. However, you should consult the replacement antenna’s instructions just to be safe.
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