Its not verizon dsl by any means. Cavalier has their own equipment they use at the CO and you have a different dsl modem with cavalier than verizon.
All cavalier does is rent the copper and the space in the CO from verzion, that is it.
The only time verizon gets involved is when their is a problem with the copper.
What you need to do is take the modem and hook it up directly to your NID outside and see what the modem syncs at to make sure it is not a problem with your inside wiring.--
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