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So o bottle of water spilled on my decoder and it’s the primary decoder I switched it off and used a hair dryer to dry out the water switched it on .nw it’s showing a red exclamation mark and on the tv it’s showing nothing as if the tv is not connected to the decoder. What do I do ????

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