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Sound but no picture

I just bougfht a second hand super nintendo and when i plug it in there is sound but only a flickering picture. how is this problem caused?

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Re: sound but no picture

Try cleaning the game or the SNES by just using a plain cotton swab.

Posted on Nov 30, 2007

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Re: sound but no picture

I think it has something to with the cable connecting to the tv but im not at all sure. I have the same problem with mine (at least it sounds the same). What i do is just leave it plugged in for a few minutes and it slowly starts to unflicker. Hope that helps.

Posted on Nov 26, 2007

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