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satellite receiver stopped working

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony Bowen May 21. 3 Replies

Is it time for a new receiver? My Strong SRT 4300 Digital Satellite Receiver has stopped working after being unused over the summer months.  It has power and will turn on to Standby but will not…Continue

 

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Tony Bowen replied to Tony Bowen's discussion satellite receiver stopped working
"Problem solved with a new lnb, cable and receiver. Delighted to say I got a signal straight away and did not have to re-calibrate.  Many thanks."
May 21
Tony Bowen replied to Tony Bowen's discussion satellite receiver stopped working
"Thanks Willis. I tried this and got the same result. Then I checked the LNB to find the plastic cover had perished and the LNB was exposed to the elements. When I removed the LNB the cable was frozen and that also broke off.  As a result I…"
May 17
willis replied to Tony Bowen's discussion satellite receiver stopped working
"See if it will switch on with the satellite cable unplugged If so then cable/ lnb suspect If not then new box time"
May 17
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satellite receiver stopped working

Is it time for a new receiver? My Strong SRT 4300 Digital Satellite Receiver has stopped working after being unused over the summer months.  It has power and will turn on to Standby but will not stay  on when switched to operate. That is  "power on" so it can be used.I do not know whether the LNB has failed or the receiver is faulty. Is it possible a lightning strike or just old age set in ?  The Receiver being 8 years old now , it may well be time for a new one / upgrade?    Any advise would…See More
May 16

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