There is a known problem with the non-rid DirecTiVos that initially manifests itself as dropouts or stuttering on tuner 2. Eventually it reaches the point where tuner 2 is unusable. Note that if your problem is occurring on tuner 1, it has a different cause.
Originally Posted by FredThompson
There's a difference between needing help, and just being plain ole' lazy.
"You cannot teach a man anything. You can only help him find it for himself." Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)
HR20-700 with 2 TB, HR22-100, HR22-100, HR22-100, HR23-100 all running 0x5cd and networked.