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  # 1778372 9-May-2017 12:26
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Jaxson: Huh?

This is a wifi dropout issue many users are reporting with this modem.

I have a splitter installed.

This thread is not about Wi-Fi


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  # 1778741 9-May-2017 20:29
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Ok guys got the hg659 to unbrick but I could only get it to work using telecoms firmware NOT Vodafone. This still does not allow internet but allowed me to access the router as an admin.


Every time I try to do a firmware update with vodafones firmware I get a "system upgrading...please wait" icon for an hour and Both LAN and Power lights are on but nothing happens ☠️☠️☠️☠️ Ideas? I tried looking for an older firmware but to no avail.

All lights flashing on Telecoms firmware but dead internet light


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  # 1778783 9-May-2017 21:23
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 Any Telecom branded firmware would be pretty old now. Tried either Spark or Bigpipe firmware?

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  # 1778959 10-May-2017 10:24
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I would say guessing the actual hardware could be faulty!



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