Question about DISH Network DVR-625 DTV Receiver / 100-Hours Video Recorder

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My DVR-625, wont even turn on.

A couple days ago, my DVR had a message that said that there was something wrong with the hard drive. Then 2 days later, someone accidentally unplugged the DVR, and now it doesn't even want to turn on.
I Held the power button in for like 10 seconds, then the power light would go on, but then after another 5 secs it would turn off.

Can anyone help?

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    yeah, we tried that, it would turn on for like 10 secs and just automatically turn off, and then time to time, you would see the green button go on then it would turn off again, but we got a new receiver so its ok now

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At the time the hard drive problem came up the receiver would of went into recovery mode this can take a good hour for it to fix and can do nothing until it would finish on its own and take care of. Doing the power reset is just like unpluging the receiver. Try unpluging again for 30 minutes and plug back in again and just wait receiver should come back on its own. Don't hit any buttons. If not will have to send out to dish for repair. 800-333-3474 dish

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