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AM radio reception

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2002 E320 4Matic Sedan.
Am radio reception is nonexistent.
OEM unit was terrible. Dealership took a crack at it and improved it minimally. Still did not work well by any means. Mostly static unless right on top of transmitting station.
Had the radio changed out at an independent audio shop. Told them of the problem.
The new unit is AF/FM, CD and USB capable. Noyhing special but all functions sound good except
AM reception is no better, just louder static.
I've checked the stickies and I do not seem to find an answer to this situation.
Am I alone or is this a common enough problem to have a reasonable solution out there somewhere?
Any help appreciated.
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I believe the dealership did the c-pillar contact cleaning.
If the rear window antenna is the culprit is there a reasonable fix ?
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