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Remote won't work

My remote isn't working and I bought a new remote and it still doesn't work, so it has to be the electric eye on the TV. Can the electric eye be replaced or is there some way for me to get it fixed. Thank You Pauline Young

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Re: Remote won't work

Is the remote an original or a replacement?? If its an original then yes the remote sensor could be defective. The proper way to troubleshoot this is with a oscilliscope and to trace the data line from the sensor to the microprocessor IC. If theres no data output from the sensor then the sensors bad. If there is a siignal and you trace it all the way down the line to where you lose it as it could also be a jumper or plug connection where you loose the signal. Now these sets are dangerous to work on if your not an experienced tech,you should seek a expert to assist you in this repair, as they hold thousands of volts inside them even when the sets turned off and unplugged. SO BE CAREFULL> GOOD LUCK

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