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V-Chip enabled on an Admiral JSJ12318 TV

I have a pretty blue Admiral 12 inch TV here that a customer brought in with the V-Chip enabled. The customer states that a friend set the V-Chip code for TV-14 and set the password as a joke. They can't remember what the password is.

We've called Sharp (the manufacturer of the set even though it's branded Admiral) and their suggestion of Up Channel/Down Channel and Down Volume/ Up Channel didn't do anything.

Any suggestion on how to clear the V-Chip?

Thanks

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SOURCE: RESET V CHIP PASSWORD ON SHARP 13 INCH TV 13L-M100B

When the message "INPUT SECRET NO." appears, press the Ch UP and Ch DOWN keys ON THE TV SET (Not the remote) until the message disappears. Then press "MENU" two times on the remote to exit. I have a soft copy PDF file for 13L-M100B set. Send me your email to me at vish_n@yahoo.com and I can send it to you.

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Downlaod the Operation Manual here
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Posted on Feb 10, 2008

SOURCE: Resetting V-Chip pin code

This what worked on my 27 inch model.. 1. Hit the Menu button on the TV. 2. 'INPUT SECRET No.' should appear. 3. Press and hold both VOL (+) and CH DOWN (9) on the TV set simultaneously until the message 'INPUT SECRET No.' disappears. 4. The vchip settings should be disabled now and the Parental controls menu should be presented, 'disable' Status if need be.

Posted on Aug 16, 2008

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SOURCE: How to disable the V Chip Code or override

This is how I did mine ; first try to view a chanel that is locked. on the tv front panel turn the volume all the way down with the button, not the remote.While pushing the -volume down on the tv press 0 on the remote .That is it .

Posted on Sep 22, 2008

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SOURCE: Forgot V chip password on Insignia IS-TVDVD20A

i have an insignia hdtv and the manual says if you forgot the password, enter in 3448 in the password box to reset, it might be the same for yours, good luck

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