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My lg plasma really flickers but it does this randomly. Sometimes it will happen all the time other days not at all. I have tried sorting the cables and unplugged etc. it is 10 years old but just wanted to check before having to buy a new tv

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I suspect its a component (Capacitor) aging and eventually would need to be replaced. How do you have it connected? Is there a cable box or Direct TV receiver that you use to display TV Channels? If 10 years old does it even have an HDMI input? Should be very happy you got 10 years of life out of this Plasma. My thoughts is that it would take more to repair this than to purchase a new LCD or LCD/LED thinner TV. Plasma does have the best color but the LCD and LED TV's are much lighter/take less energy and are much brighter. Good luck.

Posted on Dec 10, 2014

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    Nicola Hall Dec 10, 2014

    Many thanks appreciate your response, will probably go for a new one when I can afford it. Yeah 10 years is decent time for any telly so I can't complain. Thanks again.

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