tv cuts out for a few seconds when the heatings turned on!

Postby johnnythemalt » Mon Oct 29, 2007 12:07 am

tv cuts out for a couple of seconds when the central heating is turned on!

please does any one have any surgestions as to why!!
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Postby muttley » Mon Oct 29, 2007 6:12 pm

try plugging your telly into a different socket and see what happens,the feed to the boiler maybe off the existing telly socket which could be at fault.good luck
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Postby sparx » Mon Oct 29, 2007 8:42 pm

Hi interference from either boiler ignition or more likely room thermostat, more usual if on indoor antenna as signal low and close by, try moving stat up/down to see if you can replicate prob. if so then maybe stat. contacts arcing due to slow action, made worse if no Neutral to stats. 'accelerator' resister. Only other [unlikely] cause is contact of motorised valve if you have one, this will happen a second or 2 after turning room stat up, regards SPARX
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