Question about Akai PDP42Z5TA 42 in. Plasma Television

2 Answers

AKAI Plasma Screen

We have a AKAI plasma screen. It will not go on. Checked connections, all are ok. My husband is very good about taking things apart and fixing them but doesn't want to blindly open it up. Can you tell us what the problem could be?

Thanks,
Kelly

Posted by on

  • kellee402003 Oct 05, 2008

    No, there are no lights whatsoever. Nothing happens at all.

    Thanks,
    Kelly


  • kellee402003 Oct 05, 2008

    Regarding your response to my problem with my Akai Pantalla Plasma -
    There is absolutely no lights at all when we try and turn it on either
    by the remote or on the unit itself.

    The model number is PDP4290



    Thanks you.

    Kelly

×

2 Answers

  • 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.

    Brigadier General:

    An expert that has over 10,000 points.

  • Master
  • 3,614 Answers

What is the model #, and did you see any led flashing on the unit, or any indicators that will help us determine the problem was..

thanks

Posted on Oct 05, 2008

  • micromaster
    micromaster Oct 06, 2008

    you must told to your hubby to check for the continuity on the main power supply of the unit, there's a part that need to be Replaced Small
    Electros In Main Power Supply.

    let me know.


×

  • 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.

    Guru:

    An expert who has written 7 tips or uploaded 3 video tips

  • Master
  • 1,894 Answers

Problem could be many things.


could be due to some power surge

use a surge protector

Posted on Oct 05, 2008

  • dewan nafees ahmed Oct 05, 2008

    no power means check your fuse.

    and try a different power socket


    even if not that we will have to open up the unit


×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I need a transformer for my 42" akai plasma screen


On what board and what transformer? Power, standby, Driver????

Nov 27, 2010 | Akai PDP4294 42 in. EDTV-Ready Plasma...

1 Answer

When i try to turn my plasma tv on in the morning i now have to turn it on multiple times. Once it's on and warmed up it turns on and off ok and the screen looks fine. going back to turning it on once it...


It sounds like you have failing capacitors in the power supply. It would be best to have a technician to look at it or locate a power supply for the TV and replace it.

Aug 28, 2010 | Akai PDP5073TM 50 in. Plasma Television

1 Answer

Coating film on screen has a 'hole' after cleaning


Not panic!

I'm reading it and i did it again, to give you the advise. the plasma screen is glass that's sure, then:

The actual problem is really simple. because i remember my last jobs with plasma and this is actually a film protector the manufacture use when the part is not installed yet in the actual tv set.
  • Your husband is right. (but the plastic is like one or two inches inside the frame and is hold it by the frame and the screws attaching the display.
  • if the tv is under manufacture's warranty have them clean their mistake. call them and make them peel it off for you.
  • but if there is not any waranty on it. then the solution is as you can figure it out . Have some one who can actually take all parts apart and finally peel off this film and put anything back together as is now. to let the tv cristal clear at the front.

Apr 14, 2009 | Panasonic TH-42PD50U 42 in. Plasma EDTV

1 Answer

While watching TV screen went blank. Voice stayed on


the photon charges at the back of the tv might be damaged, try to take it in to be repaired if not i suggest u buy a new one, please, please, please do not take it apart to fix it urself, alot of bad burns have happened to people who try to fix plasma tv's.

Apr 12, 2009 | Akai 50 in. Plasma TV

1 Answer

Tv only has top right corner showing picture


Hello the picture was good 2 days ago.I took a picture of the plasma ..could please help me with some ideas...thank you..


e320b40.jpg

Mar 24, 2009 | Akai PDP42Z5TA 42 in. Plasma Television

2 Answers

Akai 42'' ( Plasma) screen Black


Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} Hi
You have VIDO board problem. We have that board and coast with shipping $160.00.But we do only exchange. Please look at our
policy:
ATTENTION:
WE CHANGE YOUR BAD MAIN BOARD TO GOOD ONE.
OUR POLICY
1.YOU HANE TO SHIP AN OLD VIDEO BOARD TO US
WE WILL SHIP NEW ONE TO YOU BY USPS IN 2-3 BUSINESS DAYS.
2. PLEASE PAY TO PAY PAL BUY FOLLOWING EMIL ADDRESS:
alenooshki@yahoo.com
3. PLEASE SHIP YOUR OLD VIDEO BOARD TO FOLLOWING ADDRESS:
GEORGES ELECTRONIC
769 GLADYS AVE
LOS ANGELES CA, 90021
PHONE: 213 627 4071
FAX: 213 627 3944
THANKS
GEORGE

Mar 13, 2009 | Akai PDP4294 42 in. EDTV-Ready Plasma...

1 Answer

Akai pdp4225m 42 in plasma


Stevenson


The problem is the main input digital board. You need to replace that board. I can help you find the board, if you interested. Please, e-mail at Stevebuy31@hotmail.com

Sep 09, 2008 | Akai PDP4225M 42 in. Plasma Television

2 Answers

Screen will not appear


You have just found out why the plasma sets are fading from the market.
Both of you may have a power supply problem. The PS in plasma TVs is more complex than in LCD sets and therefore more likely to fail.

Since Akai is so poor on product support, they may not even have parts since that set was made by Samsung who also doesn't want to hear anything about them (their site doesn't recognize the Akai model number), you may be out of luck.

In researching Akai, I find large number of folks who will not buy any Akai anythings again.
This kind of performance is unusual for a Japanese company.

Jul 04, 2008 | Akai PDP42Z5TA 42 in. Plasma Television

1 Answer

Akai Plasma PDP4273M with white block and green tint


I have the same problem with mine. I had a repair guy come by and take it apart. He said its either the video board ( about 500.00 ) or the buffer chips which on these tvs are connected to the screen which is not worth the money to fix.

Jun 15, 2008 | Akai PDP4273M Television

3 Answers

Akai model pdp4249g


Hello drifter,The design of the tv enables the auto search to detect any input signal you have selected. It could be TV (off air, video signals etc) so just switch on whatever inputs to the akai plasma befote you switch the Akai plasma on and let it do the work for you. just relax and watch the tv. recap 1. switch on the input eg video deck, DVD, VCD, or satellite dish. 2. switch on your AKAI PLASMA and 3. wait for the akai to search for your input signals. TRy this simple procedure and if it doesnt work just post back the message. The DON

Jun 15, 2007 | Akai PDP-4249G 42 in. EDTV-Ready Plasma...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Akai PDP42Z5TA 42 in. Plasma Television Logo

Related Topics:

69 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Akai Flat Panel Televisions Experts

Jaime Hernandez

Level 3 Expert

2267 Answers

Radames Pagan
Radames Pagan

Level 3 Expert

196 Answers

Dave Naylor
Dave Naylor

Level 3 Expert

834 Answers

Are you an Akai Flat Panel Television Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...