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DISH 722k

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#26 OFFLINE   CeeWoo



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Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:24 PM

Ave dropped down a couple weeks ago to 120. A few days ago, I installed an OTA module--damn that thing must do something to make my rec run hot! My average is back up to 130, and low has gone up to 101.

Ordered a fan today.

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#27 OFFLINE   Jim148



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Posted 10 February 2013 - 07:32 PM

I must have the worst luck of any DISH Network customer. I finally called a week ago because we still have been having to power cycle very morning with the 722k. To their credit, a replacement 722k arrive quickly, I finally installed it this afternoon and after scanning local over the air channels for the module, it would not get any satellite channels. So, the replacement is going back and I am back to the old one. Is there any way to get DISH to test these before they send them out? I feel like I am playing roulette when I order a replacement 722k!

#28 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:44 PM

unfortunately, only one way to get working 722k is play the roulette
or better get a tech visit and hold him while 722k will works OK (he should have a couple 722k in his track)

#29 OFFLINE   Jim148



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Posted 09 March 2013 - 10:09 AM

I finally had a DISH Technician come out to my house. He replaced the Dish Pro Plus Twin with two Dish Pro singles. He also checked 44 switch and power inserter, but they were all good. He also replaced a low frequency wall plate barrel and kinked section of coaxial cable. My Check Switch was good. I will find out tomorrow morning if it is frozen up and I have to re-boot, or if that takes care of the problem. I am confident that this was causing the issue, so I will report back tomorrow.

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