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RCA HDTV 52 inch television

Picture comes up with all colors of the rainbow +3D picture.(example) 2 noses,two eyes all framed in colors of the rainbow. This appeared after my cable box went off, screen blackouts, rebooted box. This problem ever since. Was this caused by a faulty cable box ? Purchased in 2006.

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  • burnsedv Dec 22, 2008

    tv comes on then after a few seconds it turns it self off whats happening

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If a DVD and the onscreen menu looks sharp and problem free, I would say it's the cable box. Since you only reset it, I doubt it has anything to do with the cables unless you removed them and didn't insert them properly or tight enough. Try a power drain on the cable box:

1. Unplug the product's power cable so that the device is not grounded to the house. Do not simply turn off the power-bar if one is in use.
2. Press and hold in the products power button for 1 minute to release the retained electricity from the capacitors and circuit board.
3. Plug the product back into the wall outlet rather than a power-bar to rule it out of contributing to the problem and turn the device back on. This will also reset the cable box again, but draining the power can do wonders.

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