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Tv not working

I have a 31/32 inch T.V that is maybe 5 years old. When I turn it on there is not picture. The sound works and there is a thin line that runs through the middle of the t.v screen that I think is the picture but the line is so thin it just looks like a line of light going horizontally across the middle of the screen. Is my picture done for or can I fix this?

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Re: Tv not working

This symptom, sometimes called the tube light effect, it is characterised by a bright thin horizontal line across the middle of the screen. this symptom is caused by a breakdown in the vertical deflection circuit. hence maybe the trouble maybe in the vertical oscillator, amplifier or output circuits. but if all i have said is not clear to you, better bring it to a qualified tv technician. good luck!

Posted on Mar 10, 2007

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