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Just cut through virgin media cable to superhub


iqs

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Hi, Was laying a carpet this morning ,and cut through the cable that connects to my virgin media superhub. The cable looks like satellite cable . I phoned vm,they said it would cost me an engineers visit charge,and plus the cost of the new cable. I'm on the 120mb connection,so could I buy new cable and fix it myself . Please ,any help is appreciated ,the missis isn't to pleased with me at the mo :-( Thank you

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Chronos the 2nd

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Something like this? Cable. Or Maplin. and get the length you need and connectors.

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Woolwell

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The cable connects to a virgin box at one end. I think that the terms and conditions may prohibit you from opening that box.

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iqs

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Hello. Thank you both for the help. I will have a better read of the links this evening,hopefully it's something I can address myself. Both ends of the cable have f connectors ,so shouldn't be an issues with changing ,fingers crossed Thank you

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