Hello Guest, if you're reading this it means you have not yet registered. Please take a second, Click here to register and in a few simple steps, you will be able to enjoy all the many features of our fine community. Please note that nicknames are prohibited lewd or meaningless (no numbers or letters at random) and introduce yourself in the section for you to meet our community.

Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Senior Member

    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Posts
    477
    Thanks
    367
    Thanked 92 Times in 55 Posts

    Sly Multi LNB (4 way) possibly faulty...** Help Required **

    Hello All,

    I have a standard Sly dish with a 4 way LNB on it, however over the last few weeks, I have been getting the message tune failed on 2 of my TVs that I mostly watch. It goes from SNR 99% to tune failed in an instant, then can stay off for seconds, or even a few minutes.

    Do these go faulty, is there a way to test them, and are they easy to replace (I can get to it easy enough), if so what is the best option and how...??

    THanks All for any help / guidance offered.

    FP.

  2. #2
    Forum Supporter
    Donated Member


    Join Date
    Jul 2014
    Posts
    1,207
    Thanks
    306
    Thanked 176 Times in 164 Posts
    your dish may have moved slightly of. don't change anything, maybe worth getting a sat signal gadget to see if if it moved. the slightest nudge will knock of signall or cause signal to jump around

  3. #3
    Moderator abu baniaz's Avatar

    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    East London
    Posts
    13,557
    Thanks
    3,999
    Thanked 5,190 Times in 3,516 Posts
    yes they go faulty. easy enough to change. before you buy, test receiver on another dish.

  4. #4
    Junior Member

    Join Date
    May 2015
    Posts
    5
    Thanks
    3
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Or it could be some Line of sight issue with something blowing in front of the dish being as it drops in and out randomly. Check for any trees that might have grown an extra foot or something in the path also.
    Also depending on route of cables check for water ingress, especially if its just been lobbed over the roof etc.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •