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Topic # 165789 20-Feb-2015 19:07
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Kia ora can anyone tell me where I can get the vu+2 duo repaired in NZ?
My tuner(s) have died.

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  Reply # 1243292 20-Feb-2015 20:50
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actually it's a vu+ duo

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  Reply # 1243296 20-Feb-2015 21:04
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Sure it's a tuner failure, not cap?

http://www.satnigmo.com/2525/repair-guide-for-vu-duo-red-light-problem/

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1243318 20-Feb-2015 21:40
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No for months I've had trouble with 'tuner fail'  from standby. I would turn of at wall, leave, sometimes up to 30 mins and it would be o.k. I've flashed and rescanned channels. Eventually it got to the point of NO tuner B and very few channels on tuner A to total tuner fail. Today I did a factory reset. Then I had no optus d1... but remembered this box came from Germany and that initially I had to download from http://satellites-xml.eu/.  So did that today and popped in folder but after that on boot box just freezes on front wallpaper. I'm away for a week but when I get back I will flash again but I'm pretty sure it needs to go for the repair. Lnb is working fine on a spare single tuner set top box. Just want name of a repairer. I'm a little bit over technology at the moment. Too many things (expensive things) dying around here. laptops pcs smart phones and tablets all in 1 week!

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  Reply # 1243397 21-Feb-2015 07:20
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Freezing on boot is a symptom of that capacitor failing - I'd suggest replacing it, and see if it resolves the problem.

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  Reply # 1243555 21-Feb-2015 11:00
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Thanks you may be right but I'm too unwell to deal with this.
Do you or someone know where I can send this for repair????

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  Reply # 1243599 21-Feb-2015 12:00
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Replacing a couple of caps is pretty straightforward so any electronic service place should be able to do this. Maybe a post in the wanted section for someone in your area who could do it for you?

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  Reply # 1243712 21-Feb-2015 15:21
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Thank you running man

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  Reply # 1254000 9-Mar-2015 13:37
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Hi, Try here all about how to fix the Duo
http://www.world-of-satellite.com/showthread.php?26743-Dead-Vu-Duo-repair-guide

Capasitors can be brought on Ebay as well


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