Tony Bowen
  • Male
  • Nelson
  • New Zealand

Tony Bowen's Discussions

satellite receiver stopped working

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony Bowen May 21, 2018. 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

 

Tony Bowen's Page

Latest Activity

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, 2018
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, 2018
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, 2018
Tony Bowen posted a discussion

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, 2018

Profile Information

How do you receive Freeview?
Freeview Satellite™ (Via Satellite Dish), Freeview |HD™ (Via UHF Aerial)
Thinking about your TV set-up at home, please select whether you have a TV, a Set Top Box or a Recorder.
Set Top Box
Can you type the make model of your devices. The product model is usually on the device itself or any packaging.
Strong SRT4300

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of freeview forum to add comments!

Join freeview forum

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

© 2019   Created by Bel @ Freeview.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service