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At DSTV Pro Installation, our mission is to provide exceptional television installation and troubleshooting services, ensuring an immersive entertainment experience from the comfort of your home.

Common Symptoms of Poor Signal

  • Pixelated or distorted picture
  • Freezing or buffering of channels
  • Loss of signal or channels

Expert Diagnosis Process

Our DSTV-accredited installers employ a meticulous diagnosis process:

  1. Thorough assessment using specialized tools for accurate results.
  2. Years of expertise guarantee efficient identification and resolution of signal issues.

Comprehensive Solutions

We offer the following services to ensure optimal signal reception:

  • Signal amplification and optimization
  • LNB replacement for enhanced performance
  • Cable and connection inspections to eliminate disruptions
  • Precise satellite dish alignment for maximum coverage
  • Equipment and technology upgrades, if required

Don’t compromise your viewing experience. Contact us today to connect with our network of DSTV-accredited installers throughout South Africa.


Welcome to our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section. Here, we aim to provide clear and concise answers to common queries about DStv services, signal quality, and troubleshooting steps.

Whether you’re experiencing issues with signal strength, need tips on improving picture quality, or seeking general information about our services, we hope you’ll find the answers you need below.

Let’s dive in and start exploring!

How do I fix my DStv signal quality?

Check if the coaxial cable is correctly connected and not damaged. You can also adjust the position of your dish to better align with the satellite. In some cases, you might need to replace your LNB (Low Noise Block). If none of these work, consider calling a professional for help.

Why is my DStv signal quality low?

Low DStv signal quality can be due to a number of factors: misalignment of the dish, bad weather, obstruction between the dish and the satellite, faulty LNB, or issues with your cables or connectors.

How do I improve picture quality on DStv?

Improving picture quality on DStv is often linked to improving signal strength. Ensure your dish is properly aligned, the LNB is functioning, and all cables are in good condition. Adjust the settings on your DStv decoder to match the specifications of your TV.

How can I improve my LNB signal quality?

Ensure your LNB is correctly aligned and not damaged. Replacing an old or damaged LNB can significantly improve signal quality.

How can I improve my satellite signal strength?

Improving satellite signal strength involves ensuring the dish is correctly aligned, the LNB is functioning properly, and there is no obstruction between the dish and the satellite. Also, ensure that the cables are in good condition.

Why does my TV say poor signal quality?

Your TV may show “poor signal quality” due to issues with the antenna, dish misalignment, bad weather conditions, cable damage, or issues with your TV tuner.

What does poor signal quality mean?

Poor signal quality refers to a weak or disrupted signal from the broadcasting source. This can cause pixelation, sound issues, or even signal loss. Factors can include weather, faulty equipment, or obstructions.

Can bad weather cause no signal on DStv?

Yes, bad weather conditions, such as heavy rain or storm, can interfere with the satellite signal leading to poor quality or no signal on DStv.

How do I align my DStv LNB?

The LNB should be positioned at the end of the arm extended from the dish, pointing towards the dish. Slight adjustments may be needed to maximize signal strength. The exact position can vary based on your geographic location.

How do I position my LNB on dish?

Positioning the LNB involves mounting it at the end of the arm extending from the dish, pointing back at the dish. Fine adjustments may be necessary for optimal signal reception.

What causes poor signal strength?

Poor signal strength can be caused by a number of factors including: bad weather, dish misalignment, faulty LNB, obstruction between the dish and the satellite, or problems with cables or connectors.

Is there an app to check signal strength?

Yes, there are many apps available that can check signal strength. Examples include “Signal Strength“, “Satellite Finder“, and “RF Signal Tracker”. These are mostly for mobile networks but can sometimes be adapted for other uses. You might need specialized equipment or software for DStv and satellite signal strength.