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Direct TV DVR sound/no picture or pict. no sound

Sometimes a show we have recorded will play find for a while then the screen goes black the sound remains find... to night something new, tried to watch a recorded program the picture was fine could hear brackground nois( door slamming, train whistle, gunshot) the actors lips are moving, but no sound..fast forward commercials are fine ..fast forward to end of show..background noise fine, commercials fine, no dialog noise. can't hear the speaking.

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  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2009

    I have two brand new DirecTV HD DVRs with the same problem. I got both in December and have already had this happen twice on one of them and once on the other. It's SOOOO frustrating to pay good money for something like that and then find out it's a piece of ****.

  • Anonymous Apr 15, 2009

    Same here. Progressively getting worse with time...

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My Direct TV has no sound or picture but does show channel info at the top. Any help is appreciated.

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Delete any programs that are not needed on the dvr. restart the reciever. if the problem continues, its the tuner and hard drive not working together. receiver may need to be replaced.

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

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