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Solid Red Light

Hi all

So my Virgin Hub 4 WIFI has suddenly stopped and there is a solid red light. I googled the problem and it mentioned it could be over heated, which is odd since it's sat on the side board with nothing within 20cm each side. As per usual, can't get through to Virgin on the phone. Any ideas?

 

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Re: Solid Red Light

Red light on a Hub3 indicates overheating on a Hub4 its ......

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I do not work for VM. My services: HD TV on VIP (+ Sky Sports & Movies & BT sport), x3 V6 boxes (1 wired 2 WiFi,) SH2 in modem mode with Airport Extreme Router +2 Airport Express's. On VIVID200, Talk Anytime Phone, x2 Mobile SIM only iPhones.
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Appreciate the response, first thing I did was check connections. All fitted correctly though. Thanks bud

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Check if there is a known problem. Try the “check service,” Area status webpage" (link at top right of this forum), also try the “free & automated” Service Status number - 0800 561 0061 - which usually gives the most up to date info. and tells you of more local issues down to postcode level.

If nothing shows on there, try calling it in as a fault (free on 150 VM line - or 0345 454 1111 others - national rate) and see what they say when they test your connection.

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Re: Solid Red Light

Hello @Tony246,

 

Welcome back! Thanks for posting.

 

I am sorry for the issues with your Hub.

 

I located your account and I can see some errors are coming back, I will send you a private message so I can help you further.

 

Many thanks,

Hayley
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Re: Solid Red Light

RED is NOT overheat on HUB4, HUB3 yes.

AFAIK Purple (never seen it ) on the HUB4 is Overheating.

It means a CM issue and I had one earlier and when I called in the Auto MSG said they knew about and were working on the fault in my area.

I have only seen RED once before on it when it was newly installed and I had a Wired connection but no WIFI for other devices, a reboot fixed it.

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