I am still having problems with my internet service between the hours of 10AM and 6PM every day. I had a verizon tech come to my home and check everything . He found NOTHING WRONG and went one better. He changed the F1 in the SLC 96 and gave me a different one. Guess what? NO CHANGE!! THE SERVICE STILL SUCKS! Why? the DSL in the central office can't handle the demand and verizon knows it!! The sad thing is the people in the U.S. hang up on you or put you on permanent HOLD. At least the Indians put up with complaints. I and a group of others who are having the same problem in my area are going to the PSC. Unfortunately verizon is the only game in my town and they don't give a dam or you could complain to someone other than a FOREIGN COUNTRY.
Step one: Visit http://www.giganews.com/line_info.html and post up the Traceroute the page shows, if you wish. Be aware that your non-bogan public IP Address will show up. It might shown up as the final hop (bottom-most line of the trace) might contain a hop with your IP address in it. Either remove that line or show only the first two octets. What I'm looking for is a line that mentions "ERX" in it's name towards the end. If for some reason the trace does not complete (two lines full of Stars), keep the trace route intact.
For example this what I see
traceroute to 71.242.*.* (71.242.*.*), 30 hops max, 60 byte packets
1 gw1-g-vlan201.dca.giganews.com (184.108.40.206) 13 ms 13 ms 13 ms
2 ash-bb1-link.telia.net (220.127.116.11) 39 ms 7 ms 7 ms
3 TenGigE0-2-0-0.GW1.IAD8.ALTER.NET (18.104.22.168) 4 ms 4 ms GigabitEthernet2-0-0.GW8.IAD8.ALTER.NET (22.214.171.124) 4 ms
4 so-7-1-0-0.PHIL-CORE-RTR1.verizon-gni.net (126.96.36.199) 6 ms 6 ms 6 ms
5 P3-0-0.PHIL-DSL-RTR11.verizon-gni.net (188.8.131.52) 6 ms 6 ms 6 ms
6 static-71-242-*-*.phlapa.east.verizon.net (71.242.*.*) 32 ms 32 ms 33 ms
Step two: Can you provide the Transceiver Statistics from your modem?
#3 If you don't know how to get that info:
a) What is the brand and model of your modem?
b) If you have a RJ-45 WAN port router connected to it: What is the brand and model of the RJ-45 WAN port router?
#4 If you have a RJ-45 WAN port router connected to the modem, even if you know how to get the Transceiver Statistics from the modem: What is the brand and model of the RJ-45 WAN port router?
If you are the original poster (OP) and your issue is solved, please remember to click the "Solution?" button so that others can more easily find it. If anyone has been helpful to you, please show your appreciation by clicking the "Kudos" button.