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Browsing Archive: January, 2018

Mini DV to DVD transfer service

Posted by Peter Hancock on Monday, January 29, 2018, In : Service 
We can now transfer Mini DV to DVD and PC (Mp4 video format) in addition to our VHS to DVD/PC service.

We can copy up to 4 hours of footage onto DVD but in order to retain as much quality as possible we recommend no more than 2 hours per DVD.

We charge £19.95 per DVD (first DVD charged up front) and can create duplicates at a reduced price.

Transfer to Mp4 (supplied on a memory stick) will now be charged £24.95 for footage upto 2 hours, and £12 on top for every additional hour.

Discounts avail...
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Samsung UE32EH4000W tv dead/no power repair

Posted by Peter Hancock on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, In : Repair 
We have recently had a few Samsung UE32EH4000W tvs coming in which are dead.
Despite not being made in the same factory as most other tv brands, they appear to suffer from a similar fault to others so we have a ready stock of components to fix them.

This affects UE32EH4000W/UE32EH4000WXXU models and potentially other Samsungs with a similar model - I will try to update as we find more.

Please note: We do not give free advice on DIY repairs, if you would like your tv repaired it will need to be b...

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Panasonic TV startup issues, green light but no Picture or Sound (2010 and 2011 models)

Posted by Peter Hancock on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, In : Repair 
Recently we have had a lot of Panasonic TVs coming into our workshop with startup issues. They have the green light as usual but no picture or sound. This seems to be affecting the 2010 and 2011 models.

Please don't skip them just yet, we have the fix!

Update: We're getting a lot of inquires from outside of our area - Please contact your local tv engineer, as we don't offer a repair service over the phone or send out replacement boards for diy repair.

Check here to see where your tv engineer is:...
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