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V chip i locked my daughters v chip and now i am trying to figure out the code ...i forgot it... how do i reset or disable it

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The master password is 4737.
Here is the user manual, go to pages 42 to disable or enable the V chip features and Page 60-62 for more info to set up parental password.
Good Luck

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