Charlotte, nc Series3. Channel 1120 and channel 1112 break up so bad at times

Discussion in 'TiVo Series3 HDTV DVRs' started by djkid4, Jan 11, 2012.

  1. djkid4

    djkid4 New Member

    Dec 21, 2003
    I live in Charlotte, NC, and my channels 1120(local NBC) and 1112(local) break up soo bad sometimes. Is there anyone in Charlotte that's had the same problem.
    This has been going on about a year now.
    Ive had several techs out and they don't know why it does this either.


  2. unitron

    unitron Well-Known Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    semi-coastal NC
    Are those cable channels (i.e., locals picked up and re-sent by the cable company)?

    Which cable company?
  3. mattack

    mattack Well-Known Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    You probably have a signal strength problem. Check the signal strength on those channels. If it is low, you may need the cable company to come fix it and/or you MIGHT be able to add your own amplifier (if for some reason the cable company can't fix it or you already have too many splits) that will help the problem.
  4. djkid4

    djkid4 New Member

    Dec 21, 2003
    Those are local channels sent by Time Warner Cable.

    Signal strength is 95 to 100.

    It affects all 3 series 3's I have. I have not noticed it on the premeire, but I don't use that one as much. It basically extra for shows I want to record in case the others have conflicts.

    I bought a new premeire so I could get the antenna for free(BestBuy) so I could get NBC.

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