modem

  pat2068 22:36 27 May 2007
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my friends pup has bitten through her virgin modem cable could any one please tell me if there is anything they can join it with as virgin are wanting £50 to fix it thanks leo

  phono 22:43 27 May 2007

Try click here for a replacement cable, I've been using them for years and they're excellent.

  pat2068 22:45 27 May 2007

i dont think they can replace it as it is the cable that enters the house her has bitten through
on a cable modem thanks leo

  Stuartli 22:47 27 May 2007

If it's a standard RJ11 cable, you can buy a 10m replacement for around £10.

See:

click here

May find it even cheaper in your local computer store.

  pat2068 22:50 27 May 2007

its not adsl cable it like ariel cable that virgin put in when installing the modem and it would need to be something to join it thanks leo

  Dipso 22:51 27 May 2007

"...it is the cable that enters the house her has bitten through..."

I don't think she has much choice in that case :(

  Stuartli 22:51 27 May 2007

If you have an electrical friend or know someone who works or worked for BT, might be cheaper to use a connector and the existing cable. See:

click here

  Strawballs 23:37 27 May 2007

They use a co-axial type cable with screw connectors.

click here That is what you will need because that is what they use from the box inside the house to the modem or set top box.

  pat2068 23:43 27 May 2007

thanks for all the help going to argos tomorrow thanks again leo

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