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How do I adjust the picture, I lost my remote..

The picture on my tv looks distorted and off balance. (only way I can describe it is the picture looks like it squished inward) I don't know if this is because the tv is starting to get old or if something got pushed on the tv. We lost the tv remote a long time ago, but use our dish network remote to adjust the tv volume or channel. I tried to push the magic focus on the tv several times, with no luck. I also tried turning the tv off for awhile with not luck.

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Sorry Bud you cant. An original remotes available at http://www.remotes.com or 1800-remotes for about $61.00 + shipping. Without seeing a picture Im not even sure if thst will help ya man. If you wanna try to see if an alighnment will help then get the remote. I would advise you against doing any sort of technical alighnments as this set has high voltage around inside even afterv its been disconnected for a while. Good Luck

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