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Need to warm up????

My GE 46GW947 46 in. Rear Projection tv seems to need about 5 minutes to warm up before the picture and sound are good. the screen is static and the dound comes in and out. Is something going wrong inside that I should look at to slove this?

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Re: need to warm up????

Sounds like something wrong in the tuner circuit How about performing a by-pass test? Use the A/V 1 or 2 inputs on the bottom rear of tv to hook-up signal.Use dvd or source box.When the set is cold,turn on and check.If the pix & sound are good,then the tv has a tuner problem. If you can live with two inputs,no repairs need to be done.Caution:observe funky,side-ways hook-up on A/V 2 !!!

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