Summary: My Series 3 worked fine for about 8 months. Then it started to lock up and could only be restarted by pulling the power cord and restarting. I did this for a few weeks, but then it started to fail more frequently.
Unreliable. One unit died after 1.5yrs, another after 9 months.
12 May 2009
Summary: Multiple units have proven unreliable. We ordered this product and transferred an old lifetime service (for $150 tranfer fee) to this machine. The hard drive died in about a year and a half. Tivo replaced with a refurb. model (for ~$100 fee) and transferred lifetime service.
Summary: I have been a long time TiVo customer since the Series 1 upgrading to a Series 2 and now a Series 3. The Series 1 and 2 are great devices but unfortunately they are not HD devices, so I upgraded to a Series 3 in December and I still don't have a Series 3 device that works and February is almost...
Summary: I bought this product to work with my Verizon FIOS service. After getting the TiVO I called and had Verizon come out with 2 cable cards. After arriving home I noticed severe pixelation on some SD channels.
Summary: I've been a loyal TiVo subscriber since Series 1. I own a Series1, Series2 and most recently Series 3 HD. The Series 3 HD worked perfectly for 4 months with cable cards. It has recently, however, stopped working (constant reboots and locking up) and I have gotten no suitable solution from TiVo or my...