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So I was trying to split the cable connection outside with a splitter when a blue spark jumped out of the cable that was connected to my tv. Now my tv does not get cable channels. Did I fry that part of the tv? It does everything thing else fine. Plays dvd and xbox and I can still use my computer on it. So whats the desl?

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You were trying to use the wrong type splitter. You need to call your cable service to find what type would work with your TV. The spark you saw was the difference in ground potential between your TV set and cable network system. The cable company MIGHT recommend a good commercial diplexer, but they usually get real touchy about useing outside devices on their systems. It would be best to have them do the installs

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