Is it possible my cable modem may be bad?? Tags: Configuration Routers Modem Cable Wireless Networking Last response: June 10, 2010 2:00 PM in Wireless Networking Share provlima June 10, 2010 11:49:30 AM I have a frustrating problem regarding wireless routers. I am a home user that has had to replace 3 routers in the last 4 years. Now I'm wondering whether the cable modem might be causing the problems I've had. I bought the highly recommended Cisco E1000 on April 4 of this year, and after only two months the same problems have started! The same problem..router loses connectivity with the internet, requiring unplugging waiting a minute an restarting. Are you finding this has been a common problem? I thought that buying an expensive router might help, but it hasn’t It appers that buying a cheap or expensive router makes no difference. Is it possible that the cable modem might be causing the routers to fail or needing to be reset? Any hands on experience or suggestions with this problem would be greatly appreciated! More about : cable modem bad k3y3n1n June 10, 2010 2:00:57 PM ya i went through to cables modems with in 3 yrs. Its hardware with and eventually it gets beat on and gets old. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCharter Cable Modem ForumRouter cannot connect to the internet (via cable-modem ) ForumWhat's a good cable modem for Charter broadband? ForumUsing generic data cable as a modem VX6100 ForumConnection to Modem is Great, but to Router is bad ForumIP Conflict with daisy chained Netgear CGD24G wired & wireless cable modem t ForumShared Home Internet Lag Issues/ Modem ? ForumCable modem /router WAN port link speed Forum**The Ultimate Modem /Router Setup Thread** ForumUsing cable modem and cable wireless modem router? ForumSDramatic LAN Speed cut with Router attached to Ubee Cable Modem ForumADSL router for cable net is it possible ForumComcast Houston modem recommendations... ForumPagers may be better than cell phones ForumCable for my modem ? ForumCable modem wan to home network lan.. possible ? ForumVerizon Modem into Router ForumBest wireless modem for cox cable ForumCoaxial cable TV signal to wireless and back again? ForumWindows 7...USB Modem + Ethernet Wifi Router connection issues More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !