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My set is only 4 years old. when watching either a tv program or watching a movie from a dvd, the picture is like watching a very fast slides show. Instead of everything moving smoothly the movement is more frame to frame. the voices still match with what is being watched but its very choppy. That is the best way I can describe it. In addition every now and then when watching tv the screen goes black though you can still hear everything. the only way to get the program back in view is tapping the top or back of the tv set. any idea whats wrong? thank you david

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Can you supply the model number of the TV? If it is a standard TV you have a bad connection in the vertical deflection circuit. If LCD then something more. Need Model number and Make.

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