Our Success is in our members who value our strength as a valued community.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,031,482
Topics76,020
Members14,008
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs0
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
19 registered members (Bazza55, 3 invisible), 1,429 guests, and231 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Anyone recognize any of these lovely ladies
by Longnails. 9th Nov 2021 12:10pm
Ed Davey MP Disgraceful!
by Longnails. 8th Nov 2021 11:41am
Boris Johnson Owen Paterson
by Longnails. 4th Nov 2021 1:07pm
Create legal right to see Drs Petition response
by Longnails. 4th Nov 2021 12:48pm
New Wirral History
Elm Grove Wallasey
by TomWM. 8th Nov 2021 3:01pm
Aerial Archaeology Mapping Explorer
by diggingdeeper. 24th Oct 2021 5:18pm
Rivacre Valley Ellesmere Port
by pegsgirl. 20th Apr 2015 7:06pm
Knowledge of old Birkenhead Street.....
by emmski. 19th Mar 2011 8:40pm
holy trinity church.
by cathcart. 1st Jul 2010 7:19am
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Cruise liner Anthem of the Seas
Tram by the Penny Bridge
Topic Replies
Shop Window Personal Ads.
by TheGodSplinter. 27th Nov 2021 7:22pm
Social Care reforms unfair!
by casper. 27th Nov 2021 9:11am
The Toughest
by Longnails. 25th Nov 2021 2:30pm
John Lewis Xmas advert
by Longnails. 20th Nov 2021 12:52pm
Colin pitchfork
by cools. 20th Nov 2021 12:05pm
XMAS IS COMING
by lincle. 18th Nov 2021 8:38pm
Wanted Adult Magazines
by elbmek. 18th Nov 2021 5:50pm
Will your home be safe from sea rising map
by elbmek. 18th Nov 2021 5:47pm
Vauxhall meriva 1.4 VXR rep
by paul110180. 17th Nov 2021 5:44pm
November
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Telephone Engineer #1006764
9th Apr 2016 1:14pm
9th Apr 2016 1:14pm
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 28
claughton
J
jilly Offline OP
Newbeee
jilly  Offline OP
Newbeee
J
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 28
claughton
Can anyone recommend a Telephone Engineer. Please message me

Google Ads
Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: jilly] #1006766
9th Apr 2016 2:10pm
9th Apr 2016 2:10pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
what for ? If you already have a phone the incoming line usually belongs to BT Openreach and their engineers look after it. If you have a phone problem your phone provider should sort it.

Last edited by fish5133; 9th Apr 2016 2:11pm.
Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: fish5133] #1006768
9th Apr 2016 2:27pm
9th Apr 2016 2:27pm
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 28
claughton
J
jilly Offline OP
Newbeee
jilly  Offline OP
Newbeee
J
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 28
claughton
The elderly lady who is having problems with her upstairs phone socket is with talk talk, if she gets them to repair it I would think it would cost her a lot of money.

Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: jilly] #1006776
9th Apr 2016 4:20pm
9th Apr 2016 4:20pm
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,957
Wallasey
S
Salmon Offline
Forum Addict
Salmon  Offline
Forum Addict
S
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,957
Wallasey
The old lady or you should call TalkTalk to discuss the situation. This is from their site, no charge unless they have to send an engineer and then it will depend on the fault.

Answer

If you're still having problems after exhausting all our troubleshooting advice, please contact our fault team on 0870 087 8777*. Select 3 for technical questions, set up and faults and then select option 1 for landline faults or option 2 for broadband faults. Our opening hours are 8am to 10pm Monday to Sunday and 9am to 6pm on bank holidays. Please see contact us for further ways to get in touch with us.

Note: This number is for fault reports only. Our agents are trained to answer your questions about faults or problems with your line, and will not be able to help with any other TalkTalk enquiries you may have.
What happens now?

A TalkTalk Representative with run through some tests with you and ask you a series of questions to establish whether or not you have a fault. They may need to raise the fault with a third party such as BT or one of our network providers. We will endeavour to contact you within two working days of reporting the fault with an update. Please note that if we have to send an engineer to your property you may incur a charge. See our Broadband Terms & Conditions for details.

* Calls to this number are free from your TalkTalk landline.
- See more at: http://homehelphub.com/Product/Talk...roadband-fault/1720#sthash.LLMbpOVm.dpuf

Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: jilly] #1006783
9th Apr 2016 5:07pm
9th Apr 2016 5:07pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 14,023
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 14,023
Birkenhead
Originally Posted by jilly
Can anyone recommend a Telephone Engineer. Please message me
PM me - your PM's are full.


We don't do charity in Germany, We pay taxes. Charity is a failure of governments' responsibilities - Henning Wehn
Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: jilly] #1006807
9th Apr 2016 8:06pm
9th Apr 2016 8:06pm
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 3,037
Wirral
C
cools Offline
Forum Master
cools  Offline
Forum Master
C
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 3,037
Wirral
Not very impressed with TalkTalk, never had so many break offs. Today the Internet has been off and on so many times I've lost count. I was with Tesco BB and they finished their BB services just automatically switching us to Talk Talk. Think you could have gone with your own choice if wanted but I suspect most like me just stayed . It cuts me more for a worse service. Grrrrrrr!!

Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: jilly] #1006808
9th Apr 2016 8:13pm
9th Apr 2016 8:13pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
If the downstairs phone is ok the problem is internal and probably be chargeable..phone engineer sounds bit expensive. Possibly try another handset in the upstairs socket or the upstairs phone in the downstairs socket to rule handset out. May just need a new extension cable.

Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: fish5133] #1006819
10th Apr 2016 8:31am
10th Apr 2016 8:31am
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 28
claughton
J
jilly Offline OP
Newbeee
jilly  Offline OP
Newbeee
J
Joined: Apr 2013
Posts: 28
claughton
Tried the downstairs phone upstairs and that didn't work.

Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: jilly] #1006836
10th Apr 2016 10:14am
10th Apr 2016 10:14am
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 21,238
Wirral
Mark Online Reading

Wiki Master
Mark  Online Reading

Wiki Master
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 21,238
Wirral
You could purchase a extension reel.
It simply plugs into the master socket, and the drum has a socket to plug in.

Your going to pay a little more, but i would expext its cheaperthan a engineer and parts.


My Avatar images are all from the Wirral Gallery.Click Me
Wow Wirral History is coming along Great! Wirral History

we get +200 new members a month now smile
Re: Telephone Engineer [Re: Mark] #1006917
10th Apr 2016 10:14pm
10th Apr 2016 10:14pm
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 358
Wallasey
H
Habdab Offline
Old Hand
Habdab  Offline
Old Hand
H
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 358
Wallasey
I just love Talktalk's logic. If my phone line or Broadband isn't working, they'll send an engineer round to check everything. If he doesn't find a fault, you get charged. If he does find a fault, you get charged.
It was all explained quite clearly to me by a fully trained operative from talktalk, he told me: . . . . .
"I would like to tell you that if the fault is with d' er, er, the internal wiring or internal er, internal setup, in which the fault is not er, er, or the fault is not found, then, then, in that case only we will not be, in that case only, we will charge you 55.00 on your account".
This is a transcript from the actual conversation I had with him. Crystal clear explanation. Did I mention he was a manager?


Fetere sum, ego sum Ergo

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Shop Window Personal Ads.
by TheGodSplinter. 25th Nov 2021 5:24pm
Social Care reforms unfair!
by Longnails. 25th Nov 2021 2:36pm
The Toughest
by diggingdeeper. 15th Nov 2021 5:18pm
Elm Grove Wallasey
by TomWM. 8th Nov 2021 3:01pm
Will your home be safe from sea rising map
by derekdwc. 8th Nov 2021 10:27am
For Sale & Free
XMAS IS COMING
by lincle. 18th Nov 2021 8:38pm
Benelli TNT 125cc tornado naked
by paul110180. 17th Nov 2021 5:42pm
Wanted any rattan garden furniture top price paid
by Phildog. 30th Oct 2021 6:15pm
Wanted 1980s or any vintage toys top prices paid
by Phildog. 30th Oct 2021 6:13pm
Wanted Adult Magazines
by Phildog. 30th Oct 2021 5:35pm
Member Spotlight
KevinFinity
KevinFinity
Wirral
Posts: 2,339
Joined: April 2009
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Chammond, JacqMcCo, StevenStafford, Sausage, Newt79
14008 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Shop Window Personal Ads.
by TheGodSplinter. 25th Nov 2021 5:24pm
Heating engineer
by Paintboffin. 7th Nov 2021 10:03am
Temporary relocation of Birkenhead Market
by mikeeb. 29th May 2021 1:01pm
News : New Topics
Social Care reforms unfair!
by Longnails. 25th Nov 2021 2:36pm
The Toughest
by diggingdeeper. 15th Nov 2021 5:18pm
Will your home be safe from sea rising map
by derekdwc. 8th Nov 2021 10:27am
Newspapers
by muzzy2. 30th Oct 2021 1:02pm
Budget 2021
by granny. 27th Oct 2021 6:00pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Bultaco pursang
by Bultaco. 13th Mar 2019 12:43pm
John Lewis Xmas advert
by cools. 4th Nov 2016 7:14pm
What song are you listening to?
by . 24th Jun 2007 10:06am
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Mon 8:03am
Sunset Mon 3:58pm
Local Time Mon 3:17pm
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1