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My dvd/vhs combo has sound but no picture on the vhs side?

I have a sylvania dvd/vcr combo hooked into my new LCD tv. When I play the dvd the picture plays and the sound plays, but when I play a vhs tape, i get sound with no picture. What is the problem, i cant figure it out for some reason! Thanks.

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Check ur RCA cable setting might have a short in the cables.

Posted on Dec 12, 2009

  • mike4725 Jan 02, 2011

    that is not at all, i just fixes the problem with my samsung series 3 350 tv, the component cables will not transfer the vhs video, you have to use rca cables, plug the yellow into the green conponent plug and the red and white into the red and white slot, then it should work. Altho when watching a DVD i would recomend switching back to component cables the gren red and blue ones to get alot better picture quality

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