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Repairing Vizio Television Cable Connection

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    • First, remove the (20) Phillips screws from the back plate. If your television is mounted against a wall, you'll have to remove it from your wall mounting bracket as well.

    • Don't forget the 2 Phillips screws in the motherboard area (circled in red).

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    • After removing the back plate, you'll see some circuit boards. We'll be focusing on the motherboard to the right.

    • (2) Phillips screws hold down covers over your inputs.

    • Note this screw holds down both covers where they overlap.

    • The bottom cover will not move until the 2 small Phillips screws are removed.

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    • Once the covers are all removed, you'll see a big hole where the cable connection is supposed to be.

    • Proceed to solder your new connection in like I did here. If you decide to replace the entire part you'll need to remove the motherboard... We'll save that for a different thread.

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    • You can then put it all back together once again in reverse order and enjoy some cable TV!

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Are there pics of what needs to be done in order to solder the cable connector correctly?

MistaRite145 - Reply

how can I order the part to repair the coax connector for the Vizio 32 inch tv

Steven William Schwenn - Reply

how can I order the coax connector part to repair my 32 inch. Vizio TV.

Steven William Schwenn - Reply

WHAT part is the actual connector? Ive searched for days with NO LUCK! Its a rear mount cam twist thing;I can NOT find this part!!!!

john kowalski - Reply

My vizio tv is not functioning properly. When i switch it on. The dispaly say. The tuner is not set up. Click Menu so set it up. Then, when i click the “Menu” may lumalabas na “HDTV setting”. When i click it. It will just go back to its normal form.

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