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post #1 of 9 Old 04-19-2011, 10:56 PM Thread Starter
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If anyone in the Grand Rapids MI area is looking for a good CB Shop

I know cb shops are hard to find and almost non existent. The place is called 131 CB Radio Shop address and phone number listed below. They charge 25 bucks for a test and tune and are very thorough. Highly recommended.


720 Clyde Ct. SW, Byron Center, MI 49315
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post #2 of 9 Old 04-26-2011, 08:00 PM
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I've been there. Good place.

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post #3 of 9 Old 12-27-2011, 10:47 AM
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Bump for an excellent CB shop. I know my way around CB radio and was having trouble tuning my antenna on my new tire carrier. Checked ground, coax, radio, everything. Went to see Darrin (Bear) and he quickly found the problem and got me all tuned in.

Great guy to deal with.

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post #4 of 9 Old 03-28-2012, 08:25 AM
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How many people are running a CB?

Just went in to 131 CB Shop and bought a nice unit from Bear, Very reasonably priced. He is a wealth of knowledge.

OK so I have a question. How many people are running a CB in their rigs? And Is there a preferred channel that the jeep (and/or off-road) community uses?
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post #5 of 9 Old 03-28-2012, 08:30 AM
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Thanks for the info. Good to know

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post #6 of 9 Old 11-12-2013, 07:09 PM
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Darrin has added a website for his business, it can be found at http://131cbradioshop.com Great guy to deal with and his good service and honesty has survived the test of time.
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post #7 of 9 Old 11-23-2013, 07:14 PM
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Awesome service for sure. Channel 19 is popular in Michigan.
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post #8 of 9 Old 08-27-2015, 06:53 AM
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Bump on an old thread... I just stopped in yesterday and talked with him for over an hour on my WK Grand Cherokee
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post #9 of 9 Old 04-10-2016, 10:25 PM
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I did end up having 131 CB Shop install and tune my radio, wiring, and antenna. Took them less than 2 hours from start to finish and I'm sure it would have taken me a better part of the day. I had the CB installed last fall, end of October.
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