Question about Symphonic SC3813 13 in. TV/VCR Combo

1 Answer

Picture problems the picture on my tv is smushed in a vertical line in the middle of the tv. then the channel and settings are all in black.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 3,130 Answers

You have a vert sweep colapse. Fisrt thing is to get a schematic diagram and find the vert. output Ic and the clamper diode. Measure the voltage on both sides. If its low then its apossibility that the Ic was drawing loads of current and blew out the b+ feed resistor. Look on the schematic and trace back the voltage line from the vert output ic back to the sweep power supply on the secondary of the flyback transformer. check the limiter resistor to the feed and if its open replace the cap right there the resistor as well as the vertical output Ic ALL AT ONCE!!! If you dont you will cause it to go out again in a short time. Good Luck.. If you post the vert part of the schematic I will be more then happy to assist you with this repair.

Posted on May 02, 2006

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a black vertical line in the middle of my


There are two boards at the bottom of the set connected to the panel. Follow the black line to the boards(it will be inline with one or the other) either that board is bad or the panel itself is bad . The boards do not meet exactly in the middle.

Oct 21, 2009 | Hitachi 42EDT41 42 in. HD-Ready Plasma...

1 Answer

Line across middle of screen, rest of screen black


The problelm is a defective vertical deflection system. Could be the amplifier, vertical output driver or whole printed board that supports the vertical deflection activity. It is considered to be a serious failure.
The cost of repair will be around $200 to $300.

Aug 05, 2009 | Hitachi 50UX58B 50" Rear Projection...

3 Answers

TV: bright line across black screen for several hours.


vertical output ic needs to be resoldered. careful leaving that bright line displayed on the screen as this will cause a permanent phosphor burn into the tube. this can not be corrected once burned unless you replace the tube. mch

Mar 08, 2009 | JVC Televison & Video

2 Answers

Picture is black except for colorful horizontal line across tv


It sounds like you need a DEFRAG Done. Have you put any new speakers or magnets near the TV? Has anyone had a magnet toy or things around the TV lately?

Feb 23, 2009 | JVC AV-30W475 30" TV

1 Answer

Panasonic TV-Sound but no picture.


Hi,
    According to the symptoms, There is a problem in vertical out section.Just check it there must be a capacitor that has been burst or leak.And second one reason could be the malfunctioning of vertical IC.Which is also in the vertical section.

Thanks for using fixya.

Dec 01, 2008 | Panasonic CT-27D12D 27" TV

1 Answer

Showing black screen with a blue line


Is the blue line running straight across the middle of your screen? If so its a vertical deflection problem. Possible bad Vertical output IC

Feb 20, 2008 | Panasonic PT-47WX53 47" Rear Projection...

3 Answers

Line accross top of the screen with flashing black and white boxes


Thin white dashes on top of screen is PERFECTLY NORMAL. It is nothing wrong with the TV, it is the broadcast. What you are seeing is the very bottom of the timecode running. It doesn't happen all of the time or all channels. It usually happens with old 4:3 commercials predating "Digital TV." This is mentioned in your Users Manual. You should be able to adjust the horizontal/vertical position in the menu settings.

Jan 02, 2008 | Sharp Aquos LC-42D62U 42 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Vertical line up and down middle of TV screen


i think this is the called picture in jail. this might be due to 1 power supply reg.poor or filter cap dry. 2 loose or dry joint nera hor. output section or capacitor in eht section.

Sep 21, 2007 | Mitsubishi CS-35505 35" TV

1 Answer

White horizontal line down middle of TV screen


caution whenever you see horizontal line please reduce brightness of your tv for safety of crt. your problem in vertical section only mostly due to loose contact in connector,print or loose components.

Sep 20, 2007 | Mitsubishi CS-35505 35" TV

Not finding what you are looking for?
Symphonic SC3813 13 in. TV/VCR Combo Logo

Related Topics:

81 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Symphonic Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

75178 Answers

Computer Repairing
Computer Repairing

Level 3 Expert

14641 Answers

matt martin
matt martin

Level 3 Expert

1213 Answers

Are you a Symphonic Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...