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Guest Message by DevFuse


deactivated radio still works

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#1 OFFLINE   brroland19



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Posted 08 May 2009 - 07:31 PM

I have a sportster radio that has been deactivated since last march. The other day i plugged it into my boombox in my shed and the radio updated channels then continued to play. it has been receiving programming since that day, i checked my account and it isn't shown as active and im not paying for it. Am i just lucky or do you think it will get shut off soon?

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#2 OFFLINE   roadrunner1782



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Posted 08 May 2009 - 08:04 PM

I had the same thing happen to me a few years ago. Turns out I wasn't lucky it was just a week long free preview going for people with radio's that used to be active,and I just happened to try out the radio and thought I was getting free programming. Perhaps it's the same thing but who knows.

#3 OFFLINE   kwajr



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Posted 08 May 2009 - 09:42 PM

i have 3yrs strong now get all the updates sadly i have had a lot of units like the replay and the mifi but this is called one i think its the cheapest player offred looks like a radar detecter

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