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Loose Input Connection

The antenna/cable input connection seems to be loose, and the reception is fuzzy most of the time. Jiggling the connections sometimes helps. The connector that is attached to the TV can be twisted in a full circle in either direction, and can be moved from side to side in any direction as well. I have tried connecting both cable and intenna inputs, and the result is the same. If the problem is the connector, can it be replaced easily?

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Absolutely, it's a bad coax jack. It's a very common problem. Probably a 35-90$ repair is all. The jack on the tuner just has to be replaced. Sometimes the whole tuner has to be replaced causing the price to go up a bit, but that doesn't normally happen.

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