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Screen has turned a blue tint after turning itself off

My Toshiba 32A33 turned itself off and the red power light began flashing instead of remaining solid. I had to unplug the power cord and plug it back it to get it to turn back on. Now that it is back on, it looks like the picture has a translucent blue veil over it there are darker blue slanted lines across the screen. The TV is only 2 1/2 years old. Is this fixable for someone who has never repaired a TV before or do I need to call a specialist? Please help!

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Re: Screen has turned a blue tint after turning itself...

Either the transistor, or the tube is gone. If it is the tube, you can't get a replacement. I just threw out mine for doing the same thing, as it was the tube, not the transistor.

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Re: Screen has turned a blue tint after turning itself...

I will not bore you with advice which you cannot follow. (90 % probability, looks like the Blue Signal Video Output Transistor has become faulty). This is a very simple "fixable' problem for a Professional Technician. Should not take more than 15-20 minutes.Nothing you can do. Call for Professional help.

Posted on Jul 26, 2006

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