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No picture we were watching tv and the picture just went away. we can hear, change channel, everything except see the picture. Should we fix it or buy a new tv?

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This TV is not known for it's reliability. I have the same model and it's in a storage room broken. It could still be something simple on your's. Try unplugging it and leaving it like that for a day. Try again a day later and see if a hard reset helps. 

Posted on Apr 25, 2008

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