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DVD's color are very thin...
DVD's color are very thin, as though a black and white picture with yellow background. Monitor is OK
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Chuck Williams
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Hi!

 

If this is only happening with the DVD player but TV is OK, I'm going to take a wild guess that the player is connected to your set via the 5 wire component video connection, correct?

 

If so, what you have is a loose or defective red video cable. Try wiggling it on both ends and see if that doesn't fix it. If you had a problem with the green cable, by the way, you would get no picture at all.

 

Let me know if that works, and thanks for using JustAnswer!

 

Chuck

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