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NO sound and cable signals

Hi,

I bought this tv last week. It is not brand new. It is Dec 2005 model.
Problem is: My local cable channel signals are not coming. TV powers on. And, when I play my dvd player picture comes but no sound. Pl. help

Thanks & Regards,
Thillai

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  • Thillai May 07, 2008

    Yes, I did a channel scan. but no signal.



    I connected the dvd player as component, AV1, AV2 and S-Video1 and S-Video2. Picture came up when I connected as AV1 and AV2 but no sound.



    Thanks for helping me...

  • Mergatroid May 11, 2010

    Check, Akai LCT 2060.

    Do the channel scan from the menu and tell us how the dvd player is connected.

  • Mergatroid May 11, 2010

    What brand and model is the TV?

    Have you done a channel scan from the menu?

    How do you have your dvd player connected?

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Looks like someone sold you a unit only partially working.

You may need to have the main board replaced, which is likely why the previous owner sold it.

My solution would be: Buy an inexpensive surround system and a VCR, Use the VCR as your tuner, and plug the audio output from the VCR into your surround system.

This way you will have a tuner (the VCR), and sound through the surround amplifier. You can also plug the audio output from your DVD player direct into the surround amplifier. This solution would likely run you less than half the cost of replacing the main board in the TV.

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