Question about Sony Grand WEGA KDF-42WE655 42" Rear Projection HDTV

1 Answer

Blue dots on the screen and blue flame on side of tv screen

Sony 50 inch Grand Wega. I purchased in 2004. What causes this and can it be fixed? KDF-50WE655.

Thanks in advance!

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    My TV is doing the same thing. There are blue dots scattered along the bottom and some are so close together that it just looks like a solid blue haze. It continues to worsen by slowly moving across and up the TV.

  • stephenhaak Nov 13, 2008

    It is people and web sites like this that empower and protect the consumer. Excellent!

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 320 Answers

See this page:
http://ciscdb.sel.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=206&mdl=KDF50WE655

Sony is covering the repairs of this problem under warranty. It is caused by a bad optical block. Go to the above page to find out about getting it repaired. Be sure to rate this solution. Thanks!

Posted on Nov 11, 2008

  • Any Guy
    Any Guy Nov 12, 2008

    Thanks for the rating. It is appreciated!

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Blue spots on Sony WEGA KDF60XS955


Thats caused by a bad optical block. The cost of that repair will almost always be greater than replacing the TV.Thats a very common issue with alot of Sony DLP models which suffered that optical block issue with the blobs of color usually blue or green

Dec 10, 2012 | Sony Grand WEGA KF50WE610 50" Rear...

1 Answer

I have a blue line problem with 50 inch sony wega.


Take to TV repair shop. contact Sony get RMA first for warrenty work! so free work gets done!

Oct 09, 2009 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-55XS955 55" Rear...

3 Answers

Sony Grand WEGA KF50WE610 50 blue hue blue dots


This model also has a paper filter for the Optic block that should be changed. No one ever said anything about it. shortens the life of the optic block if not changed.

Aug 15, 2009 | Sony Grand WEGA KF50WE610 50" Rear...

1 Answer

Blue Dots at bottom of screen


i have 6 grey perfect circles on screen of sony 52 inch kdlw3000

Jul 08, 2009 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-50WE655 50" Rear...

1 Answer

Sony grand wega kdf 50we655 blue dots everywhere


thats a common symptom for that model which is usually related to the optical block. Very exspensive repair. Check with a sony authorized repair center as Sony has recognized the problem and offer assistance with certain models yours may be one of the ones affected.

May 23, 2009 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-42WE655 42" Rear...

1 Answer

Blue ghost image on left side of screen


The Optical Block Assy would have to be replaced, same part that causes Blue Dots, not considered to be user replaceable.

Mar 14, 2009 | Sony Grand WEGA KF50WE610 50" Rear...

2 Answers

Blue dots on screen


Not knowing what type of TV you have dosen't help, but if it is LCD or plasma, the problem is pixel failure. There is no repair, only replacement

May 09, 2008 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-42WE655 42" Rear...

1 Answer

Bad picture


Sony wega blue dot or star pattern on screen
http://esupport.sony.com/perl/news-item.pl?news_id=206&mdl=KDF42WE655
Models: KDF-42WE655, KDF-50WE655, KDF-55WF655, KDF-60WF655, KDF-55XS955, KDF-60XS955, KF-42WE620, and KF-50WE620
Sony LCD Rear Projection TV - Optical Block Problems
http://splinke.googlepages.com/sonyrearprojectionlcdtv-opticalblock

Jan 19, 2008 | Sony Grand WEGA KF50WE610 50" Rear...

5 Answers

Blue hue on bottom of screen


On bottom of screen, sound like a bad lite engine. Average cost
$600. Part number A-1084-658-A

Best regards
Circuitcity

Dec 26, 2007 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-42WE655 42" Rear...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony Grand WEGA KDF-42WE655 42" Rear Projection HDTV Logo

180 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Projection Televisions Experts

Steve Sweetleaf
Steve Sweetleaf

Level 3 Expert

1128 Answers

Ap12
Ap12

Level 2 Expert

103 Answers

Jason Harris
Jason Harris

Level 2 Expert

256 Answers

Are you a Sony Projection Television Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...