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Old 10-06-2015, 05:21 PM   #11
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I leave ours in. It really doesn't get that cold in Georgia and an agile monkey would have a hard getting to it with slides in.

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Old 10-06-2015, 06:16 PM   #12
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As long as you don't try to use the TV when it's cold you are fine.

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Old 10-06-2015, 06:41 PM   #13
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Ours come out for the winter . It only takes a few minutes and I would rather be safe than sorry .
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Old 10-06-2015, 06:55 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by MilCop4523 View Post
I pull ours out. TV repair company locally was asked this and responded that with todays TV's the boards tend not to work after long periods of time being off.

that being said we had a brand new 55 inch TV in the original box... for 3 yrs until i could get the man cave built in the house...
took it out, plugged it in and watched Black Hawk Down and Heat... and the third movie it blew up the main board.
450$ to replace and had watched about 4 hours on it.

Theater costs and popcorn at 50$ a bag with butter would have been cheaper.
I remove mine and use them over the winter time
Well I'd say you left yours in a box for 3 years so guess it would fail according to your tech. Now we are talking camper and at most 4 months not using. I have left them in every camper I've owned and never had a failure. Later RJD
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Old 10-06-2015, 07:27 PM   #15
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They don't ship them across the country in winter in heated trucks. The cold will not hurt them.

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