Do broadband dsl filters wear out?

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asked Jan 9 in Internet by Martinez (340 points)
Do broadband dsl filters wear out?

Do broadband dsl line filters ever wear out or go bad and need replaced?

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answered Jan 10 by Jodie (16,900 points)
The DSL filters have nothing mechanical to really wear out but the capacitors in the dsl filters could go bad which is rare.

If you notice noise on the phone line or your DSL keeps dropping when you get a call on the phone then the DSL filter could be bad and need changing.

So other than the capacitor going bad or lightning striking the DSL filter the DSL filters are pretty reliable and don't wear out.

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