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RCA DVR40 Problem 1: My unit keeps pausing for a second or two at no regular intervals. When watching a football game, over the length of the game, it becomes about 10 to 15 mins behind regular programing. Problem 2: Very slow in reacting to comands, especially in the "Now Showing" Mode. Problem 3: Periodically shuts down and reboots. My email address is larryg@azwildblue Thanks

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My RCA dvr 40 did the same.I think it was overheating.I vacumed the fan opening and put small blocks of wood under the legs and that worked for about 3 mos. then it said powering up but wouldnt. i'm now replaceing the unit. Good luck

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