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Lightning hit last night tv won't work cable company says it's in the television

Last night lightning struck next to my house. The cable on all my televisions went out. The cable man came this morning. He got two of them to come back on but my Panasonic CT-36G24A does not have any picture. It's just a dark blue screen. I tried hooking the cable directly to the tv and also through the vcr and dvd to see if I could get the vcr or dvd to play. Nothing will work. Please help.Two of my children's tvs went too but they have small ones that will be easy to replace. I don't want to replace my 36". Does anyone know what happened? The cable man was able to get the television in one of my children's rooms back up and my home theater in the family room back up. The other three won't work. It also caused my son's x-box to not turn on any longer also. One of the other tvs won't turn on at all. The panasonic will turn on but only a dark blue screen is there. I just want to know what could have happened. Thanks

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Sorry to here about your problem! This is the time of year I used to get tons and tons of sets, stereos ,games, and vcrs in for repair. On your panasonic it seems that maybe the surge took out the tuner portion or the power supply. It sould cost aprox. 200 bucks or so for a new tuner. Im sure your aware that homeowners will cover almost all repair after the deductable. Good Luck

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