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  1. JaG5553

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    I have a joined extention cable running around the house for Sky. The connection has come apart. Can anyone tell me which wires to join to which please.

    4 wire cable from main box

    2 wire going to Sky Box

    Any help would be appreciated as I have tried several combinations without success.
    Thank You
  2. telectrix

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    go to the telephone point. see what colours are on terminals 2 and 5. then connect your sky pair to them. a pic. would be helpful.
  3. adstewart

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    doesn't matter, only two cables are used in phone lines so as long as the cables correspond at both ends in 2 and 5 it should work, usually blue in 2, yellow and white in 5. hope this helps.
  4. JaG5553

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    Sorted. Found the two colours going to A & B from the plug on the extension. Then joined those colours to the two on the second extension. Bingo. It works.
    Thanks for your help.
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