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Vizio 42" LCD HDTV audio issues

My new Vizio 42" LCD HDTV "crackles" every once and a while, especially when it is first turned on. Also, it seems to get louder and quieter depending on what is making the sound on the TV. Voices will seem quiet but when music comes on it is blaring loud. Any suggestions?

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  • James Stanton Feb 23, 2007

    Thanks tvtek, the surround setting worked out fine. Yeah, the crackling seems to happen when I'm watching the cable box and when the DVD chapter ends and the next begins.

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First of all go into the audio menu settings and turn off the "surround" feature off and that should fix the voices/music differences. Does the craking sound appear while watching any sorce such as cable box,sat rcvr or DVD player? If not isolate it to that input and maybe that device is giving the problem.

Posted on Feb 23, 2007

  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2007

    No problem, glad to be of assistance.

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I used a surge protector and the crackling stoped.

Posted on Jan 16, 2008

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