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Bad Hr34?

Discussion in 'DIRECTV HD DVR/Receiver Discussion' started by mak, Nov 24, 2012.

  1. mak

    mak AllStar

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    Today I was watching the news when I lost my picture I got a 45-741 then it went to 771 no signal.Called dtv and they could figure it out. The time and the date on the 34 is 6.14 on 12/31.A tech was out last week when it went out he could not find any thing wrong then it started working but he put a new lnb on in hope that it was going bad . The deca and the swm power all have green lights so they are working.
     
  2. Mike Bertelson

    Mike Bertelson 6EQUJ5 WOW! Staff Member Super Moderator DBSTalk Club

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    An error code that starts with 45 is usually a guide data error. It usually is because it hasn't received guide data in a certain amount time.

    It would help to get some more info. Do you have a 5LNB or a 3LNB dish?

    Mike
     
  3. Brubear

    Brubear Legend

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    should be a #17 (Slimline – 3S (SWM)) by locals market
     
  4. mak

    mak AllStar

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    It is a 17 (Slimline – 3S (SWM)) by locals market
     
  5. veryoldschool

    veryoldschool Lifetime Achiever DBSTalk Club

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    The HR34 seems to be a bit more susceptible to problems with open ports on splitters or unused coax being connected.
     

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