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Sprint Cell Service
updated: Apr 28, 2014, 2:00 PM

Is anyone else having trouble with their Sprint cell service in the Santa Barbara area dropping calls, mainly in the downtown area?

Mine has been dropping calls for the past 2 weeks. Sprint said they saw the problem and would dispatch a tech but that's been several days now.

2 out of our 3 phones have had issues, the 3rd doesn't get used much so hard to tell if it's affected or not.

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 COMMENT 514730 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-28 02:47 PM

YES! And there are holes in the service on the Eastside where I can't make or receive calls. I have bars, and it dials, but nothing.


 COMMENT 514748P agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-28 03:39 PM

OP here... Sprint told me this on Wed, so maybe there is hope :
I noticed some problems therefore I have pinpointed the area and have dispatched techs to check into it. Please allow 24-72 hours for them to look into it. Thanks, Sharon Sprint Social Care


 COMMENT 514775 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-28 05:54 PM

YES, it is annoying. we should get a rebate.


 COMMENT 514806 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-29 06:32 AM

i have always had dropped calls and problems with sprint in s.b..... when i call to report the problem, they tell me they are working on installing a new tower, that, this is the cause. when i ask, when will this be completed, they can't answer me.


 COMMENT 514821 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-29 08:14 AM

Yes! I'd say one in four calls are dropped, and all are choppy, cutting in and out, etc. On the Westside by Micheltorena and Robbins.


 COMMENT 514852 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-29 09:57 AM

It's getting really bad lately. I've had Sprint for years, and the service has always been spotty in SB, but I feel that lately it's been even worse.


 COMMENT 514957 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-04-29 02:26 PM

Yes. There's definitely something wrong with Sprint's signal lately.


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