Originally Posted by dishdudeEL
I have an old HDR112 Philips. It has suddenly stopped making the call out. When u run a phone test Preparing works, dialing works, but connecting just spins then says service not answering. I know the phone line is good. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance for the help.
Series 1 TiVos are notorious for internal modems that get partially or fully damaged by spikes on the line that other things don't even notice.
There's a very good chance that this is the cause of your problem.
But it could be the TiVo servers just acting up again.