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Premier XL4 Power On Issue

Discussion in 'TiVo Premiere DVRs' started by toy4x4, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. toy4x4

    toy4x4 Member

    Jun 23, 2008
    I unplugged my Premier XL4 last night and when I plugged it back in it would not power on. I let it set for a long time and plugged it in and still no luck. i then took all the cables and Cablecard out and let it set and plugged it in. No luck there either.

    I called Tivo and they suggested all the above and then gave up and are sending me a new one.

    So I left it all unplugged and everything last night. Out of curiosity, I plugged it in this morning. Id did not immediately power one. After a couple hours I went and checked it again and it is powered on now.

    I've noticed something like this before. Is there a trick to getting this thing to power on?

    I will replace the box with what they send me, but am more curious about what is going on with this thing. I remembered reading a thread that I can't find now about having to unplug the cables to get it to power on.
  2. lessd

    lessd Well-Known Member

    Jan 23, 2005
    No trick, but check your outlet in the wall, and make sure your AC line cord is not partly cut someplace.

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