My Sanyo model# DS31520 was showing fine then just went out. Now it won't turn on. When I plug it in, it makes a high pitched sound. The noise slows down and stops when the TV is unplugged. the power button doesn't work. What's wrong? Can it be fixed?
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Re: No picture only a high pitch sound
Yes,it can be repaired,sometimes for no reason components fail and they need to be replaced,if you are familiar with tv service you can check the horizontal output transistor,it might have gone bad(shorted out)and is all is going to take to get the set back running,sometimes the output trasformer damages the transistor and both have to be replaced,first just change the transistor and if it blows up again then replace the transformer,if you are not too familiar with servicing a tv be safe and call for assistance from a servicer,if you take the set to them it should be expensive.Let Us know how it goes or if you need more information.
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Barb, noise may be from a power supply/ transformer on it's way out.
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it's probably not the tube. Sounds like something is shorting the B+ from the power supply. Could be the Horizontal Output transistor or the Flyback transformer. Do you know how to find these components? I could be a rectifier diode on the secondary of the power supply as well. If you know what you're doing check those with a meter. If you don't know what you're doing, ask someone who does.
The noise is coming from the fly-back transformer. By moving the cable connector you move the main board. Unplug the TV and remove the back. The transformer has a red wire going to a rubber cup at the top of the picture tube. Looking at the transformer you will see a dough nut shape with a metal piece going through it .. Drive some tooth picks between the dough nut and the metal core. That should reduce or stop the ringing.
If it is latest tv check you have changed blueback option in menu(available in some model), then check the given source cable is proper. Suppose if it is old model there is dry contact in solder points. Otherwise make one general service by authorised service provider.
Rarely picture tube also shows the same symptom. High pitch sound is due to through deflection area LOT power supply is loaded. Compulsary horizontal output transister short. From your statement i think Lot puncture takes place. Change LOT and horizontal output transister and check tv is now working.
two audio out RCA type lacks a red and white.
only thing I can think of is make sure nothing is connected to the outputs unless your running it to a stereo.
now for the inputs are 3, video yellow ,left and right audio is white and red, make sure the yellow has yellow input rca plug.
still problems take them all loose and see it feed back goes away.
If still under warranty or if you have no electronic repair experience you should take the set back to the shop or to a repair person. Some of the solutions described below can be dangerous, TV's are very hazardous to service. Even when plugged out, TV's can store very high voltages.
Squealing noise is from the power supply teling you that there is an
overload condiction. The overload is shifting the operational frequency of the power supply into upper audio hearing range. Check the diodes and caps in the supply circuit and the active components in the deflection circuit. also resolder the LOPT, h-output, h-driver, and h-driver transformer.