Originally Posted by chipdouglass89
Before I call D* for a replacement, I hope to get a few responses on those with HR20's. Mine is "churning...make some sort of noice" even when the power is off. Shouldn't this be totally quiet when powered down? When unplugged it is totally quiet. However I'm getting noice even high pitched noice from the machine as well as the churning noice all the time it's on as well of powered off. Any comments are appreciated. Thanks
I'm getting a high-pitched whine that only
happens on the new channels. I can switch
thru a few SD channels and it goes away. I
can do the same with the old HD channels.
Turn it off while tuned to one of the new
channels and the high-pitched whine remains.
Playing back recorded content from one of
the new channels doesn't produce the noise.
Since it's so high pitched, most probably can't
hear it. I can hear it from 9 feet away over
my tv. Sounds like it's coming from the front
of the HR20. Damn, it's annoying.
I'm still waiting on my HDTV, so I'm going to
wait until I get it setup in hopes it's from
using super video and/or 480i before getting