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My HDMI connection from my Dish box to the TV has a bad connector at the box connection. How do I fix this? This connection has a 15 ft run from the box to the HDTV. I was thinking about cutting the HDMI connector off and putting a new connector on that end? How do you cut it off with ruining thed cable?

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I wouldn't cut the cable , Is the cable faulty or the socket, You could have tarnished contacts. One thing you could try is spraying the lead and socket with switch cleaner. (a great airosol that cleans contact surfaces) then try a new hdmi cable. You said it was 15 mtrs. Why not move tv nearer & try
a short cable just to prove if cable is the fault.

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