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Pioneer 5070HD - TV Clock Problem

04-04-2008, 07:07 AM
Ever since the March 2008 time change, the clock time on my PDP-5070HD has been 1 hour behind the actual time, but the on-screen TV guide schedule was correct. Because of this situation my programming "reminders" have been out of sync with the timed channel changes.

After some thought, I called the Pioneer plasma support line [800-421-1625] and found they were aware of this problem and they have a "fix" for it.

The best news is that Pioneer will pay an authorized service center to perform this fix in your home. :yippee: My service center has ordered the software, and will apply the fix after it arrives.

I'm not sure if other Pioneer plasmas are affected , or if there is a time limit on this support, but I thought I'd let others know so they can check their PDUs and contact Pioneer.

Good luck...

04-04-2008, 07:30 AM
Why dont you simply go into the TVs menu and set the clock?...
Daylight savings time is obviously set to off...

04-04-2008, 09:08 PM
Good question. The answer is that the manual clock setting function is disabled because I have a CableCard installed and use the interactive program guide.

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