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I have a sega mega drive with all the relevant pieces but i cant tune it into the tv

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Hi. is the lead from mega drive a rf socket that goes into the arial socket on the telly and does the lead have a switch on it?

Plug the rf lead from md into areial socket on telly
then put telly on channel you dont use i used 0 or 9 but use any.
then turn mega drive on
then press setup on tv
enter channel settup then you need to go through the procedure of tuning channel in its best doing it manualy its like when you tune a channel in make sure md is on then keep changing the frequency one way or the other could take few minutes then when you get it on the telly save this setting on the channel you want to use ok.

If it dont work then the chances are the lead is damaged this is often the case with these consoles as the are not made that well so if no good then replace if necesarry.

If your unsure on tuning your telly then give me make and model then i can talk you through the process ok

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