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Source picture changing by itself

I turned on the tv today and the menu and source pictures change on their own like every 2 seconds. The source goes from cable, to hdmi to s-video very sporatically like the menu or source button is stuck or something. I took the batteries out of the remote and it still does it. I try to push the source button and menu button on the side of the t.v. and it still does it.

THe only thing that partly stops the flickering is i hold down the menu button on the side of the tv.

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It's interesting I unplugged everything and it sat for a few days. I plugged everything back in and it works like normal again. It's been fine for about 4 or 5 days now. I will try what you suggested if it messes up again. But just to be clear, did you mean to try to press the buttons on the TV repeatedly? or the remote buttons?

Thanks for the advice

Posted on Mar 18, 2008

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Litigation- O.k if your tv is cycling through the menu ect. it sounds like you have a bad tact switch.Try pressing the contol panel buttons repeatedly,most of the time the remote is used so the tact switches go bad. Try this out ,it may help to clean the contacts. Just make sure you press them alot,it helps most of the time,if not you may wind up in the repair shop.Have fun and let me know. cooltek Mar,4/08




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