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LG - 42PX5D Input switching problems

Please help, i brought an LG 42PX5D just 5 months ago and lately it seems to have developed a fault. The problem is that i have many different components connected Sky (AV-1), X-Box (AV-2), DVD Player (HDMI) and X-Box 360 (Component) and when i switch from one to the other the TV occasionally freeze's/crashes. The green light stays on but the "input" doesnt change. The only way to recover it seems to be pull the plug and start again (when it will be fine untill put back into standby) This fault only happens occastionally which makes it even more frustrating. If anyone has any information about this problem i would love to hear it. ROCK-ON!

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  • kyle334 Nov 24, 2008

    I have a similar problem.  I have everything running from my receiver such as my blu -ray, x box, wii and direct tv.  I will watch a movie and when  I switch the receiver from the Blu ray to the direct tv it is like the tv zooms and the picture is shifted to the left.  I have no idea why it does this, anyone have any ideas or and idea to help fix it?

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    When a DVD or gaming system is plugged in through the input component; the picture is black and white. No problems when plugged into av input


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I think the problem stems from the HDMI port and scart ports, i have read somewhere on a sound and vision web site that these two conflict and when HDMI is in it only sometimes blocks out the scart signal. This could be what the problem of the freezing is, as when all said and done its just a very large pc monitor; and look at the trouble they can get in!.

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