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TV was fine, now just static but works with DVD

Our TV was working fine with a Magnavox digital converter box, then Friday morning it started to get nothing but static. TV still works because we can play DVD's, and we've tried 2 different boxes with it and even changed locations, but remember, it was doing fine where it is for months. Ironically just before it quit working my girlfriend heard on the news that a lot of people had started having trouble with the digital. TV acts like the box is not even connected so we can't re-scan or anything like that, and changing channels on the TV doesn't work either. Can u tell me anything that will help??? Thanks, Hal

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Try using AV cable the same way you do when you hook up the DVD (- hook the cable box in place of the DVD) This will determine if you have problem with the tuner of the tv.

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