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red and green dots = snow

Hi, A few questions for you. Does your friend see the dots for DVD player, video game, VCR etc.? From what I'm finding out these dots are equivalent to what we call snow on a regular TV. Do they...
12-19-06, 03:22 PM
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Posted By Ladyfixer

Clean out

Go outside and check your clean out pipe. It's usually near the septic tank and next to the house near a flower bed area. Roots might be blocking the flow. Sometimes it just needs to burp. If...
12-19-06, 03:12 PM
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Views: 940
Posted By Ladyfixer

ice box

Thank you for all your suggestions. I found someone to fix it for me. Apparently they call the box that goes into the wall an ice box. I didn't really want to mess with a pipe cutter anyway. The...
12-18-06, 12:26 PM
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Views: 940
Posted By Ladyfixer

water for refrigerator/freezer

My refrigerator will not move far enough back because the valve for the water line is not in the wall like it should be. Some of the pipe and valve stick out about 3 to 4 " from the wall. I plan on...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

Big Dan, What kind of TV do you have? Is it a...

Big Dan, What kind of TV do you have? Is it a projection TV because sometimes the bulb can go out on those kind. Is the sound coming from TV or from seperate sound system? Tv might still be...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

I have a 27" Pansonic TV I bought in 2000 that...

I have a 27" Pansonic TV I bought in 2000 that had this very same problem. I took it to a repair shop to be evaluated for $22. They called me back and said I had several loose connections on the...
09-08-06, 03:23 PM
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Posted By Ladyfixer

What else is above your ceiling besides the water...

What else is above your ceiling besides the water tank? Is the water tank you are refering to your hot water heater? Tapping noises can be a loose pipe vibrating against the wood. It can be easly...
09-08-06, 03:10 PM
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Posted By Ladyfixer

Sounds like a vent problem. Check outside...

Sounds like a vent problem. Check outside around your house for the clean out. It's usually a white or black pvc pipe sticking up out of the ground with a cap. Open it and look down for roots or...
09-08-06, 03:02 PM
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Views: 7,783
Posted By Ladyfixer

you need a snake

I've heard some people say that you can put a garden hose down the vent and flush it out. Plumbers use a long wire thing called a snake that comes in different lengths. You can buy a snake at most...
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Views: 862
Posted By Ladyfixer

I would also check your hot water heater. ...

I would also check your hot water heater. Sometimes the manufacturer's default setting is not hot enough. The hotter the water the more cold water you will want to add to keep the temperature...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

Is the TV a combo VCR? If so, check to make sure...

Is the TV a combo VCR? If so, check to make sure you select the TV button on the remote to control the tv functions - this may already be obvious to you but some people just don't get it. Do this...
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Check for a button in the back that is used to...

Check for a button in the back that is used to turn off the sound. I had a tv with this option once. small push in and out putton in the lower back. If it has an Audio/video connector check to see...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

I have done this many times. Unplug tv. Remove...

I have done this many times. Unplug tv. Remove screws in the back of the set. Pull apart tv set. Look inside to see what is holding the video. Usually, the video's film is stuck around the heads....
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Views: 1,134
Posted By Ladyfixer

Who said anything about gutters?

Who said anything about gutters?
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fix a mixup

Oops I think what I was calling the overflow is really called the clean out. My guess is that the pine needles dropped down into the vents on the roof and heavy rain pushed it out into the septic...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

water backed up help!

Hi all it's me Ladyfixer with a question. Last night at 10pm the kid's bathroom toilet started overflowing over the top and then the tub started filling from the drain. I'm thinking the vents are...
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Crissy, I think Chandler is correct in that you...

Crissy, I think Chandler is correct in that you need to tighten this plastic collar ring that you put over the assembly before you put the knob back on. The tighter the ring is the harder it is to...
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Do you have individual hot and cold water handles...

Do you have individual hot and cold water handles or just one single handle that lifts up to turn on and moves left and right for hot and cold? It sounds like your seals/washers need replacing. ...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

Thanks for the advice. I will avoid the drop in...

Thanks for the advice. I will avoid the drop in tablets. I've used a little bleach at times. I will get one of those hang inside cleaners for my teen son's toilet and see if it will help. ...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

Toilet will not stay clean

I'm thinking about using those toilet tablets because my toilets will not stay clean and I'm having to wash them out every 2 to 3 days. I think some of the reason is that occasionally my kids ...
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Views: 1,578
Posted By Ladyfixer

This problem sounds very familiar and not so hard...

This problem sounds very familiar and not so hard to fix. Most of the shut off valves have compression fittings which will allow you to remove the entire shut off valve and replace it with one you...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

I have this dirty water too and somebody told me...

I have this dirty water too and somebody told me that the hot water heater needs to be drained because sometimes bacteria builds up in it. I've also read where you can put bleach water in you hot...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

bad ordor

I've had this problem before. I see that you have seperate tub and shower. Sometimes if you are not using tub at all or maybe not using shower you still need to run water down the drains so that...
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Views: 1,158
Posted By Ladyfixer

I have the same situation with an older...

I have the same situation with an older television and universal remotes and I found that if you press the zero button on the remote twice it brings up a letter (in my case the letter is L) and then...
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Posted By Ladyfixer

I have the same problem with my panasonic...

I have the same problem with my panasonic camcorder. We live in a very Humid environment and when I go from inside aircondition to outside heat it happens. The only way I have been able to get rid...
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