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We use satellite TV with our Panasonic flat screen TV.

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We use satellite TV...

We use satellite TV with our Panasonic flat screen TV. Lately the TV has gone blank when we have been watching a show. We try other vs in our house and he sarellite channels are working fine. We have to shut off the flat screen TV and turn it back on to get it to work. Is our TV going bad?

Technician's Assistant: Are there any HDMI cables or A/V jacks (red, yellow, and white cables) plugged into your Panasonic TV?

Yes there are HDMI cables plugged in

Technician's Assistant: Was there a power outage recently?

No

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 3 months ago
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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 3 months ago

- What video devices/ sources (such as cable box DVD player etc) are connected to the TV and does the problem occur on all video input sources?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
We have a dvd, cable box, and hard drive storage thru direct tv
TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 3 months ago

OK, following troubleshooting step should be tried that might help
- Have you tried to disconnect TV and cable box power cords from the power outlet for 10 minutes to reset, replug back in, let cable box reboot that may take several minutes and check?
If not yet, please try it now and reply back with the result

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