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Instalation We got a new sony TV kdl26m4000 Is it necessary to use a special home theater surge protector, or can we use any of the surge protectors we already have for our computers?? Thanks Ora & Michael

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Any surge protector you use will be good, most surge protectors also come with equipment protection gaurentee.

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Any good one would be fine!

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