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audio cut-out on both component and HDMI TV

by Mikeljohn / April 4, 2009 5:38 PM PDT

TV is a JVC plasma Z50DX4 (2005); DTR is a TEAC HDB840 (2008)
I recently recabled from antenna terminal to TV via the DTR,with RG6 Quad-shield. Am very happy with the picture quality - signal strength varying from high 80s to high 90s - up to 1080i (my set's limit)

However, on HDMI the audio cuts out for less than a second, every 15-20 seconds which is very annoying. The problem occurs much less frequently on Component and is barely discernible.

If this isn't a signal problem, is it the set top box talking to the TV or a problem with the TV audio?

Is this a common problem? Can anyone help please? (I can't afford to buy a new TV yet!)

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