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No color when using PS2 on plasma screen with some games

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i have a modified PS2. it works very fine on a normal TV however while using plasma screen, with some games it gives black and white pictures. for instance the F1 racing and WRC racing games gives black and white on plasma while on normal TV gives color pictures. Worth mentioning that with other games this PS2 gives colors pictures on teh same plasma screen.
please advise on teh reason and how to solve this issue

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  • cziadeh1001 Jan 09, 2009

    i am actually in nigeria. but anyway can you please tell me what is the COPNATE wires?

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I had the same problem when i bought my LCD tv. Go to wal-mart and but the copnate wires and hook it up that way and it should work

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  • Matthew Borquez Jan 09, 2009

    The wires give a like High Def picture. the color of the wires are Red Green and Blue. You can pick them up at any electronics store. In America the price for the wires are $25 but I do not know how much they are in your location.


    http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?...




    Heres a link to best buy these are the wires they have.

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