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    Hello Buddies! Would you please tell me the function of the pole or an antenna that is attached to the left fender of my 2001 vitz.
    Always obey traffic rules!!!!!!

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    I think it helps in judging distance while parking.
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    may b catching free internet service...

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    I also think it is a parking aid,.. not 100% sure though. check if there is a wire going to it.
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    I dont think, the purpose of the antenna is to check the distance, if that would be the case then they must have attached it to the bumpers.
    Always obey traffic rules!!!!!!

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    in japan they have alot of toll plazas and automated paying systems it might have something to do with that too. like i said earlier, check if there is a wire going to the "pole"
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    Maybe its just a Showoff antenna ! lol !
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    Its a parking aid so that you can calculate how far the left front corner of your car is from any obstacle. The S Class Mercedes had 2 antennas (retractable) on its rear which were raised when reverse gear was selected to assist in reversing.

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    @mehran,
    only the prefacelift W140 S-class had this aid. after the facelift this option was no longer offered.
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    Most of the people (almost all ) here use this for judging the distance.

    I think all of the VITZ has the glowing blue light with an antenna.

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    Reply By : u4usman4u on 3/24/2007 3:25:12 PM
    I think all of the VITZ has the glowing blue light with an antenna.
    not mine
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    no light and no antenna on the fender either in my car. the only antenna i have is on my roof.
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    @storm

    Instead of editing i accidently deleted my post.

    But i finds this anteena some what real helpful for the driving on narrow roads.

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    @u4usman4u
    indeed they can be helpful, but since i drive a defender all the time i find it very easy to place the vitz where i want it to be (without the antennas) since it is ALOT smaller.
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    place Pakistani flag on it these things r local just for the sake of modification

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    @rocketman
    don't they add 30 horsepower??
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    type R Pakistani flag will

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    @storm
    the paki flag, the PW sticker add's about 30 WHP if not more , Type R adds 15 more HP
    http://i.imgur.com/nMDe1.jpg

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    @rocketman & konichiwa
    like this one....???


    Vitz Antenna -707760
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    @storm
    HAHAHHAA LMAO!

    u forgot to make the R red u jus lost 5 WHP , its the lil things that make the diff

    whats a type R if the
    R
    aint red :|, HAHAH
    http://i.imgur.com/nMDe1.jpg

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