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No picture, sound OK...setup menu shows up, able to get picture in PIP

Hello, the problem I am having with my TV is that there is no picture but there is sound. I am able to get a picture on my PIP (picture in picture), but none on the main. However, I can get the menu screen to work on the main. When I power on my TV, the red power light blinks and blinks, then finally turns off. When the TV was working properly, the red light would blink while it's warming up and would stay on when the picture is on the screen. I tried unplugging the TV for a while and when I plugged it in, it worked for a minute or so and blanked out again. I visually checked the fuse inside the TV and it looks fine. Please advise, thank you in advance!

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Re: No picture, sound OK...setup menu shows up, able to...

You will need to check the inputs on the television. You more than likely have a bad video in signal. This can be a bad cable or a loose connection either at the input of your television or at the output from your receiver, (cable or satellite). First, try wiggling the cable and then try replacing it. This should fix the problem. If not, your signal may be routed through a stereo or other switching device?

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