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My Sylvania TV just started shutting itself off and on without the remote just by walking in front of it. What could be causing this?

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You may have a remote control laying around the house under a pillow or something causing a sparatic power signal to be sent or it could be the power button on the tv itself has been lodged in


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Posted on Jul 10, 2010

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