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LG Magic remote and rooftop solar panels

LG Magic remote (Bluetooth) only works intermittently between 7am and 7pm when rooftop solar panels are producing DC power, and it’s completely hopeless on overcast days. Remote works fine if I turn the solar off and after sunset. My question is How to shield the tv from the interference produced by the solar panels?

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Have you asked LG?

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Not at this time.

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I have not contacted LG or Solar installers as everything is out of warranty, When I rang at other times they want to make a service call at a price I’m not willing to pay. The line conditioner made no improvement.
I’m thinking of dumping the magic tv remote and buying a $10 standard lg remote just for the cost saving.

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I think that's the cheap exit.

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It's a shame everything is out of warranty and any ideas I have require these folk to get involved.

One last idea. Ask LG how to be sure your TV firmware is up to date.
Also, isn't that remote "paired" to the TV. Is there a procedure to pair it up again?

Post was last edited on October 19, 2018 9:39 AM PDT

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the ship exict

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The line conditioner made no improvement.

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Sorry for the late reply. Haven’t been able to log on.

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The conditioner made no difference. But I have had some success, an old chap down the road told me to ground out my iron roof as it may be acting as an antenna for the interference. Once grounded the remote only loses connection occasionally (once every two days) which I’m content to put up with.
Thanks for your help.

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