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Hello all this is my first post so i hope I'm in the correct place.
firstly I have repositiond a few dishes and rewired them etc with sucsess but that's as far as I've got with my exsperiance of problems.
my problem is with a Thomson 129e163 sky+ box .
the remote control stops working randomly. If i turn the box off by the front panel power button then back on it works for a short while then stops. I have digi eye or something simalar hooked up from it for my bedroom TV all remote functions work fine on this. all front panel buttons work fine. I have tried changing the codes of the remote control with no change. It also controls my TV all the time with no problems. when it stops working the Sky box the red light on remote works but not on the box.
this makes me think it is a problem with the box and not the remote but I am puzzled as to how turning off and on works for a short time.
oh one last thing since i got this box when i first turn on the TV while the box has always been on I had to wait about 10 minutes before the remote would work we joked saying we had to preheat it first. sorry for the length of this post but i hope I have given all the information nessacery

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