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1080i HD signal not working through COmpnoent IN

Video signal breaks up and becomes scrambled, when set to HD stations off of my cable box.  TV has only two component inputs for HD, both are not working.  I have changed cables, changed cable boxes several times, and still it doesn'r work. 

Spny tech came and adjusted sync and reset TV, but it went bad after an hour.  The cable company brought their own LCD monitor in to my apartment, and the box worked, so as far as they are concerned it is the TV that is bad.  It worked like a charm for two years at my present location.

 

Composite inputs, my DVD player going in component, and regular (480i) stations from cablwe box all work with the TV, but I should be able to see full screen HD like I used to do. Help!  

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WE NEED TO ALL SEND LETTERS TO SONY ABOUT THIS ISSUE. MY PICTURE TUB WENT OUT 4 YEARS LATER AND I HAVE TO MAKE ADJUSMENT HERE AND THERE FOR THE SCREENS VOLTAGES. CALL SONY AND COMPLAIN. I DID.

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