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Picture problems My PS2 is acting like a television receiving a bad picture: there's no color, the picture is fuzzy and wavy, and there's a static hum accompanying the normal sounds. This occurs whether or not a disk in in the machine. The connection to the television is through a RF cable that transmits the television cable signal without issue, so we know that the problem is neither the cable nor the television but something with the actual console. Anything I can do to fix this?

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So the cable connection through the RF adapter is fine?

Is this a Playstation RF Adapter or a standalone modulator?

My guess, if this is indeed a PS RF Adapter then the adapter has gone bad. The reason your cable is working is because that is on the pass through section of the adapter. The adapter does not do any work until power is supplied to it through the PS2.

I recommend replacing the RF adapter.

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Check the inside of the PS2 or make sure the TV is ok or call sony up and use your warranty you should be able to

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