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Sound and picture distorted only on lower channels

I have a 17 year old rca set that has bad picture and sound quality on channels 2 thru 7...has been happening for the past 6 months or so. Stations higher usually look and sound ok. Have 3 tv's in house and this is only one I have a problem with.

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Re: sound and picture distorted only on lower channels

Bad tuner.......they are electronically divided in sections called
bandwidths, i.e. 2-6 , 7-13 so-on.........T.
Give accurate model # / service # for RCA part #............

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