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On the converter box that we hooked up we are geting every channel except 5-1 5-2

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  • pamelabrown7 Oct 19, 2008

    on the rca converter box that we hooked up we get all the channels except for channel 5 any help with this would be greatly appriciated thanks

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Any -1, -2 channles considered as a off-air antenna channels. I assume you have the off-air antenna and good reception on it. So make sure your off air antenna hooked up to your receiver.

If everything is hooked up right and your reception on antenna is good, try to trace the line for your antenna. may find any visual problems such as loosen up, dog chewed the cable etc :D

Last thing if you don't find solution by yourself is call your service provider for service call.

Good luck

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