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Slimline 5

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Hi Guys

Whats the diff between Slimline 5 and Directv New SWM 5LNB
why am asking because Directv installer told me i got to change my old Slimline5 but did not say why :confused:
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Dish is the same, LNB is different. For an SWM system, they either need to replace your current 4 output LNB with an SWM LNB, or install an SWM8 or 16 multiswitch. Since the LNB swap is cheaper, they do that when they can.
They should realign it after they install the lnb on it.
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