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LG TV stuck on one channel

by Tombarina / May 28, 2011 12:48 PM PDT

LG plasma is suddenly stuck on one, awful analog channel. Cannot budge it via either the remote, or by physically pressing the channel-change buttons on the TV.
Remote appears to be working fine - does everything except change channels. Have full access to all the menus, and child lock is not on.
Is it possible to have accidentally locked the TV onto this one, woeful channel via the remote?
Have gone through the manual, tried turning the TV off at the wall for up to 20mins, etc.
Remote is the original unit which came with the TV, and isn't used to drive any other devices (eg DVD player), there's no set-top box or home theatre system hooked up to it, etc.
TV model is LGPG60UD.
Pls help - the sanity of three people rests on the collective wisdom of the CNet community!!!!
Thanks

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Fixed it!!!!
by Tombarina / May 28, 2011 2:31 PM PDT

In desperation, and with clock ticking down to the must-see Reds v Crusaders game, I gambled on running the 'factory reset' function, then reinstalling all the channels.

Result: success!

Might be a useful tip for anyone else who finds themself with this problem.

Cheers

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LG TV Freezing
by CCJJSS / May 15, 2016 9:23 AM PDT
In reply to: Fixed it!!!!

That's great. I just found your post today; I had the same issue this morning for the first time. I unplugged the TV, plugged it back in after a while and reset all the channels. So far, things are working fine. I have an LG 37LG30 LCD TV which is about 7-1/2 years old. Seems too soon for something to go really wrong! Hopefully, this will fix it; it has been a great TV so far.

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No idea...
by punck_01 / June 16, 2011 10:44 PM PDT

I've searched about your quarry but hard to find the relevant information about your concern...
most probably you can call to customer care guys may they guys will help you out..
but personally i didn't like LG because of such similar issues...!!

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