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waiting period for leased IRD returns


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#1 OFFLINE   matt

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Posted 20 July 2010 - 08:18 PM

My parents finally bought an HDTV! I am about to call and order service for them from D* and have a question. They are getting 1 HD DVR, 1 HD receiver and 2 D12s with the MRV service. If later we buy a MRV capable receiver (an owned H or HR), is there an amount of service time that the D12s have to be on or can they be replaced, deactivated, and sent back right away?

I would assume they need to be on for a length of time since they would end up on the "FedEx refurb truck", but I figured I would ask. We may go ahead and just lease another H receiver when we set this up.
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#2 OFFLINE   BattleZone

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Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:02 PM

As long as you keep at least one receiver active with a minimum-qualifying programming package, you can return other receivers any time you want. You'll just lose any up-front lease-upgrade fees you paid for those receivers, if any (and unlikely there'd be any on a D12).

#3 OFFLINE   matt

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Posted 20 July 2010 - 09:10 PM

Cool. Yes, they will give us as many D12s as we want to pay mirror fees on :)
Slimline 5 with SWM-16
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R22-200 Leased
Owned H25-700 and H24-700 off and packed for the move.

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