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Show navigation menu Show profile menu Sky homepage Skip to content Help & Support Search: Main Menu Main menu Home Find & Watch TV Plan your viewing TV Guide Never Miss Report Abuse Post 11 of 11 1,276 Views 0 Likes « Back to Board « Previous Topic Next Topic » Top of the Page Explore Sky Sky Corporate Sky For Businesses You can order your FAN kit from the catalogue: click HERE Should the fans blow or suck the air into/out of the cabinet? Don't buy a new box or call an engineer!

All the lights are on the sky box too Reply 1 year ago B.F Bazinga!!! All we can say is that the slower you run it, the quieter it gets (but obviously it moves less air). I would be interested to know if any other users are having the problem. fix Skybox problems 6 October 2014 By Mof Gimmers Have you been having problems with your Sky+ box? http://helpforum.sky.com/t5/Archived-Discussions/Sky-HD-Box-DRX890-Fan-issue/td-p/2282972

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Anyway. Sometimes, it just happens for no good reason at all.The important thing is that you might be under the impression that your Skybox is dead and you need a new one, The cable between your dish and your satellite receiver needs to be satellite grade PF 100 or PF 125. Reply 1 year ago Steve h.

Maybe someone on here has some experience with your specific drive model in a Sky HD. Hi, I've had a sky box sat dormant for like 2+ years tried the reset 3 times, not working. Reply 1 year ago Martyn Followed your advice on the soft reset and it worked first time. Reset Sky Box Without Losing Recordings No matter how long the box has been switched on for, the fan goes off after a quick disconnection from the mains.

I suspect, that it is the lack of a suitable connection >point rather than a need for cooling in standby. Sky Box Not Working No Signal You then kick off the attitude as it's not what you want to hear. Digital-box maintenance tip: Sometimes inadequate ventilation can lead to overheating and technical faults in the Sky digital box. Try our Troubleshooting Guide OUR trust pilot scoreTag Cloudappliances buying advice buying advice cookers & ovens buying advice washing machines cats coffee break compare cookers & ovens curb your costs dishwashers

wait at least one minute. 3. Sky Box Stuck On Amber any other help. If the fan is still too noisy at that point, I am happy to post a replacement F.O.C. © SatCure 2001 - 2015 Javascript must be enabled for the correct page If the fan does not start reliably (test it several times) then you must either increase the supply voltage or decrease the resistance. (Resistance is doubled when you connect two identical

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d) When all the lights come on at the front of your Sky+ box, release the button. I am running on 9v from an external plug-top PSU at present and all is well. Sky Box Wont Turn On Just Red Light Have you found that it won't switch on or have become as unresponsive as a drunk pensioner?Is it showing 'no signal' or barking at you, advising that you should get in Sky Box Wont Turn On Orange Light MARKING OUT THE FAN'S POSITION Lay the back-panel on a smooth flat surface and place the fan as show in the photo below, making sure it is square, with an equal

Unless of course, you got impatient and skipped the 'waiting for 10 minutes' piece of advice', which means you will have lost all your saved programmes and the like.Last ResortThis method Nothing more nothing less. Trying workaround.'); XenForo.ajax('index.php', {dataType: 'html', AdblockDetector: 1}, function(ajaxData){ if(XenForo.hasTemplateHtml(ajaxData)){ try{ jQuery.globalEval(ajaxData.templateHtml); } catch(e){} } }, { error: function(){ console.log('AdBlock detector workaround failed.'); } }); } }; XenForo.rellect.AdBlockDetectorParams.loadScript( 'js/rellect/AdblockDetector/handler.min.js?rev=33', false, AdBlockDetectorWorkaround ); Then the fan finally powered down. My Sky Box Won't Turn On

Anyway. This resets all the hard drive settings and formats the sky box HDDandwill almost always solveyour problem Important Note: Power cuts etc. It spins quite slowly but produces just enough air movement to get rid of those "Hot Spots" which so often damage a satellite receiver. Mount it anywhere inside any receiver (away from high voltage area) and connect the wires to a 0 volt point and to a suitable DC voltage supply.

Check your wiring again and test for any short-circuits. Sky Box Not Working After Power Cut When done, place the rear panel in a vice between 2 pieces of wood and use a fine piercing saw to join all the holes together. LNB Check LNB issues are rare, but they can happen.

A fan might also cause vibration in equipment and, again, reducing the speed by just a little can eliminate that vibration.

Skip to main contenteBayShop by categoryEnter your search keywordAll CategoriesAdvancedHi (Sign in to bid or buy) Daily Deals Gift Cards Sell Help & Contact My eBayExpand My eBay Summary Bids/Offers Watch However, this is the one that Sky will tell you to do, so instead of ringing them and getting stuck in a queue, just refer to this.a) Unplug the box from Connect with Facebook, Twitter, or just enter your email to sign in and comment. Sky Box Wont Turn On No Light It does not come back on to cool the HDD or anything.

If you see a bright shiny copper wire, all is good. Before doing the 1TB upgrade all worked fine, fan and HDD would always power down when put in standby and nothing being recorded. No, create an account now. Alan Send this page address - CLICK HERE - to a friend !

Solder the red wire to D101 cathode (making sure that you don't leave a short-circuit to the PCB!) and the black wire to the corner of the tuner module (not shown I guess the box is screwed? I sense the sarcasm mate in your response. Sky don't tell you about this one because there are 5 things to tell you, the usually go straight for the "nuclear" optionthat loses all your data.

Tony, in Spain, had problems caused by overheating so he fitted two "cabinet fans" to his Pace "Javelin" minibox. However I have known things to happen from Sky in the early hours, so thought I would leave till I got home from work. I would not recommend switching the fan off in standby as that would defeat the object. If there's nothing sitting on top of the box, the heat has a better chance of dissipating.