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Searching for satellite message

I have four Direct TV receivers in my home. Three of the televisions have no problems at all. But the one in my bedroom is steadily losing channels with the message that it is searching for the satellite. None of the other televisions have this problem. The comes and goes with the same message that it is searching for the satellite. Any suggestions on what it might be?

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  • shknoff Aug 19, 2008

    The receiver in the office doesn't work,the screen STAYS BLACK,i HAVE DONE ALL THE TROUBLE SHOOTING AND NOTHING WORKS

  • ttle Sep 09, 2008

    I have four receivers,3 work ok, the fourth receives only local channels

  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2008

    searching for satellite on HD receiver



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Ok here is what we woud do if we were to come yo your house on a service call. Fist look at your spitter that wire may have come loose or some dirt may have got in to the wire end and bocking your positive connection. 2) ook at all coax ends may have threads of the grounding shield touching the connector.3) your piece of coax to that reciever may be going bad. 4) your nb is going bad or even our reciever if it is your wire run a new line of rg6 coax, if its the ends replace all ends,lnb or reciever cal directv especiay if you have the insurance coverage on your equipment hope this helps anymore questions dont hesitate to ask.


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