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LG50PC1D fuzzy horizontal lines when tv warm but good when cold.

When TV has been on for a while picture becomes very bad with fuzzy horizontal lines. Picture great when TV is cold (only been on couple of hours) but gradually gets worse as it warms up. Problem not with input as bad picture with inbuilt digital tv, sky tv and wii.

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jerryg50
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SOURCE: No picture or sound

Make sure that there is actualy power going to the AC power source where the TV is plugged in. You can re-set the TV by disconnecting the power for about 10 seconds and then connecting it back again. If the set still does not start it will require service.

If the set is dead it is most likely the main power supply board that failed. The service tech would replace the power supply and also investigate to find the cause of the failure. Sometimes another board could have a failure and cause the power supply to be damaged.

If the set will not start up, it will require shop service. You can call Panasonic tech support to find out the authorised service rep for your area. Check to see if the set is still under warranty. If not, it will be expensive to service.

Jerry G.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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SOURCE: sky plasma tv psd4250 no picture

It can be fixed by replacing the video processing chip. Sometimes together with some capacitors. But the problem is that the rework can not be done easily. It requires special equipment other than soldering iron. Refer ebay item claiming fixing the board. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=250579462435&ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT

Posted on Mar 03, 2010

petraman7
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SOURCE: My Panasonic tv displays only a thin blue horizontal line

HI...

The HOT transistor ( Horizontal Output) has failed

Expect to pay about $100 to get it fixed ( If you bring it to a tech)

Posted on Apr 19, 2010

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SOURCE: the hd tv keeps cutting out and saying no signal

It not the tv,u restart the Sky HD box the signal come back right?The Sky HD box is the problems,replaced the box,u will solved this problems.

Posted on Apr 22, 2010

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SOURCE: Panasonic plasma tv (47 inches), inputs not working

My 42 inch is powering on but is blank on the screen ..

Posted on Apr 01, 2011

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