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I have a Spectre U550 TV and the coax connector broke while.

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I have a Spectre...

I have a Spectre U550 TV and the coax connector broke while. I found the coax is attached to a tuner module with coax on end and vga on the other. Would you know where I could find a replacement tuner module for this TVE?

Technician's Assistant: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?

Its a Sceptre U550CV-U 55" and is less than a year old

Technician's Assistant: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?

Every else works, I just cannot plug into the coax connector

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?

When I moved the cable box, it put pressure on the coax connection and it snapped off.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

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Note that myself I do not send those $26 phone offers that you will receive , they are automated by the website and I`m not available for it at this time but another expert might be if you`d rather do this on the phone .
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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

That tuner module does not come separate , sorry but you won`t find it unless you replace the whole main board

What i would suggest here is to connect an external tuner like what you can see at the link below

That unit even records and has USB input for media player

Here it is ; https://www.amazon.com/ViewTV-AT-300-Converter-Recording-Composite/dp/B01MF9X5V9/ref=pd_sim_504_7?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B01MF9X5V9&pd_rd_r=MYN8T7VSW7M5MNCHMT5B&pd_rd_w=zxu4o&pd_rd_wg=d3dsX&psc=1&refRID=MYN8T7VSW7M5MNCHMT5B

This will go between your antenna and tv`s HDMI input for a HD picture

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

If you`d rather replace the main board then let me know and i`ll find it for you

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

Let me know if you have questions and if not for now then PLEASE DO TAKE THE TIME TO RATE (stars above and submit), it does not cost you anything more and does not close this post ,
Also you can come back at any time without additional charges if you have further questions or need help and it gets this independent tech. paid for his time helping you .

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

Just saw something here , give me a minute

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

Found that module but then again it comes with the main board

Other possible suppliers are out of stock

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

These rca, sceptre , emerson etc. all have mixed parts

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

Thats it , those are the options available but i would go for the external tuner at $38 , up to you

If that answers your questions for now then PLEASE DO TAKE THE TIME TO RATE (stars above and submit), it does not cost you anything more and does not close this post ,
Also you can come back at any time without additional charges if you have further questions or need help and it gets this independent tech. paid for his time helping you .

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TV Technician: Jack, Technician replied 4 months ago

Again , for now its either the whole main board or that digital tuner , your choice

Any questions on this ?
If not for now then PLEASE DO RATE , it doesn`t cost you anything more and I get paid for my time.

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