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#1 OFFLINE   mchouse

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Posted 16 October 2010 - 01:35 PM

I currently have Dish network but am wanting to switch . I live in a market where 2 of my local channels have not been added to Directv yet , will I have to pay for the OTA tuner or will they provide one with my new install.. I dont see an option on their site to add it to my cart .

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#2 OFFLINE   The Merg

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Posted 16 October 2010 - 01:38 PM

After you order your HR2x/H2x receiver, you can go into your account info and order the AM21 OTA tuner. If you happen to get an HR20 though, it already has the OTA tuner built-in.

As for needing to pay for the tuner, since you don't get all of your locals via DirecTV, you might get a sympathetic CSR who will throw in the AM21 for you, but generally it is $50.

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