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Picture lasts only a second



For some reason, we lost the picture on our TV. It is set on Channel 3 for our satellite and if I go from 3 to 4, then back to 3, it will only come on for 1 second, then it's a blue screen.


Any ideas, or is it screwed.

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  • lmmd Oct 16, 2007

    Only 2 choices...TV or CATV. Makes no difference...still get the picture for about 1 second whenever I go to Channel 3 from another channel.



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Go to menu on tv and put it on air

Posted on Oct 16, 2007


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