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Horizontal lines on my tv

Posted by sherrmann (My Page) on
Wed, Feb 29, 12 at 18:44

My Toshiba tv, about 5 years old, has developed fine white horizontal lines across the top fifth or so of the screen. The lines are not always visible, sometimes they waver a bit, they never appear when the movie or program is letterboxed.

Is there an adjustment I can make? Could it be cable-related? Or do I have to buy a new tv? Any thoughts? Thanks.


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RE: Horizontal lines on my tv

I had something like this happen a few months ago. TV was still under guarantee, guy came out, tightened a couple cable (or whatever) wires in the back of the set and it was fine. Took him about 10 seconds and I was embarrassed!


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