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My Kenwood Mod H2E Sirius Satellite Radio no longer gets a signal

Hi, When I turn on my three-year old Kenwood Model H2E Sirius Satellite radio you just see the word ''Sirius'' flash by on the screen and all you hear is a beep every six or seven seconds. I tried calling Sirius to do a reset and I tried turning the power on and off many times and I tried using a different antenna but nothing works. Can you help? If not, do you know any place in Southern California where they can fix it?
Thanks!
Mark

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  • Anonymous Feb 01, 2009

    Funny, I came onto this site searching for a solution to the EXACT same problem!?!

  • dobrien504 Feb 01, 2009

    Funny, I have ethe EXACT same problem! COuld it be because of the XM merger? Or is it something to do with the FCC making Sirius use a less powerful trasnsmitter? I heard from a salesperson at Best Buy that the FCC came down on them because of the signal bleeding into other cars in the near proximity.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2009

    I have th exact same problem too.









  • duece105 Feb 10, 2009

    I have the same problem also. Time to get a new radio I guess.

  • bad101bnc Mar 06, 2009

    I have the same problem . I wonder if sirius did this? Did any one have a lifetime subscription on there radio.
    Walt


  • mjndugg Mar 07, 2009

    I had the same problem last summer and after a couple of months with no Sirius I bought the Stratus as it was the cheapest solution. While I had no car sirius, I still could log on and listen online.

    I was immediately suspicious as was one of the other guys reporting the same problem with the Kenwood H2E, that it had to do with the FCC and the power of the unit bleeding into other cars.

    ...pretty sleezy if Kenwood/Sirius could actually cause the radios to 'fry' upon command.. or be pre-programmed to self destruct after a certain length of time in service. I'm now suspicious about the Stratus and how long will this one last???? At least with AM and FM the radios built 50+ years ago still pull in the signal, and you can get them repaired if they die!!!

  • joegramont May 18, 2009

    Same problem has any one found out why this is happing.
     Mine just started doing this today  May 17th 2009

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