Well, the truth is that most AM sections are mere afterthoughts on Stereo FM tuners and a frequently much less sensitive than a good table radio or your car radio. Additionally AM signals are sensitive to interference and the signal strenght which can very depending on the time of day. A long wire outside antenna might help some. Also, having a large loop antena which you can turn to orient it to the direction of the signal can help quite a bit. (I think these can be purchased from C Crane Co. The also have a twin coil ferrite antenna which is tunable and is also interesting. Your experience is fairly universal, though and there are few miracle cures.
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