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Final advice yesterday was to get a 3mm Earphone jack > 2 RCA plugs. This did not work. Perhaps the (NEW) plug is faulty
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Hi again and welcome back to JustAnswer,Thank you for the question and your patience. Should you still need assistance for information purposes only...Initially, sorry to hear of this.On "...did not work..."; both on TV sound and DVD sound?
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