Why does my rca tv turn black on a certain channel? Tags: Digital TV TV RCA Home Theatre Last response: February 19, 2011 12:26 AM in Home Theatre Share Bobala February 5, 2011 2:31:37 PM It's a bit old, and I was innocently trying to watch the Glee marathon on oxygen and my TV had to put a damper on things. Help? More about : rca turn black channel soundguruman a b x TV February 7, 2011 9:11:05 PM you are probably watching a encoded program. you need the cable box to watch that channel. m 0 l mrtired February 19, 2011 12:26:41 AM Make sure all of your closed-captioning services are off on both your tv and dish/cable box. Especially the "Text" service. A lot of broadcasts come up with junk captioning lately. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Does anyone know why my tv just turns black in middle of program? Forum SolvedWhy does my monitor screen turn black/flicker randomly? (Other related questions as well) Forum Why does tv turn off and on? Forum Why does my screen go black and I have to turn it back on again? Forum Why does my ps3 on 3d tv show black and white Forum Why does my dynex tv say no signal with black screen? Forum Comcast why are my tv channels blacked out Forum More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !