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hi, i have a vizio gv42l hdtv, for which the audio has completely…

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hi, i have a vizio gv42l...
hi,

i have a vizio gv42l hdtv, for which the audio has completely died. i assumed it was my home theatre system, which had been acting up, so i connected the cable box directly to the tv and got no sound (in addition to hdmi cable, tried 2 other connection types). thought maybe it was somehow still the home theatre system, so i bought another. it works fine, but no sound from the tv. any suggestions? is this model prone to audio failure? trying to determine whether its a relatively easy fix or if i should plan on buying another unit.

thanks.
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Make sure that you don't have mute on, and make sure your TV speakers are turn on. Go to menu and see if there is a way to turn your internal speakers on. If you can't fine anything , then your audio processor could be locked up, and if you unplug your TV for 30 MIN. it will reset the processor back to normal. Good luck and have a nice Day.

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