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I think my TV/VCR may have been hit by lightning

Is there any chance this can be reapaired. It will not turn on...should I just forget this one and buy another tv?

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If the set is more then a few years old most likly woundny pay to fix. Find out how much it will cost for an estimate and you be the judge on the repair. A 113inch vcr combo cost only around a 100 bucks or so. Good luck

Posted on Aug 04, 2006

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