Question about Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Wavy red lines or red pixelation, not sure what it is

Bought my Vizio 32-inch 10 months ago. Worked fine until now. Now where ever the background is white, there are red wavy lines or broken "waves" of red in white areas of the picture. It is annoying. It only shows up where there are white background scenes. I tried adjusting the colors but to no avail. What is causing this and is there a solution? I so annoyed that this is happening to a practically new flat screen TV.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Go to Vizio website and buy the extending warranty, you need to have your TV replaced since the problem is with the screen itself.

Posted on Dec 16, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Just bought a vizio, the tv turns on real pixelated but fixes itself in 15 seoncds


If I have trouble with a brand new TV I always take it back and am sure to get another brand entirely. Personally I've had good luck with LG, SEIKI, and Samsung.

Jan 06, 2015 | Vizio Flat Panel Televisions

2 Answers

Pixelation


Hi,
The problem is more or less with the LCD screen itself. The manufatcurer covers dead or burnt pixels.I would suggest contact Vizio Support on the following number
Technical Support
Toll-Free: 877.698.4946

Thanks
proton

Aug 09, 2008 | Vizio Gallevia GV42LF 42 in. LCD...

1 Answer

I have a ln-s3238d that i got a couple years ago. Last month it started getting a line of pixels running across the top of the screen. over the last month that problem has gron to four lines on top and...


Hi andrew, its not a big problem.. Decent TV. but the pixels are DEAD. that means you have to recover them by fixing the LCD. this would cost you around £40-60 for a 32 inch TV. hope this helps!

Nov 05, 2010 | Samsung LN-S3238D 32 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

32'' Vizio won't work


It is under warranty, I would take it back and ask for exchange, bad sign that it goes out in less tahn 30 days.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r5093881-lcd_flat_panel_tv_troubleshooting_guide

http://s807.photobucket.com/home/budm/allalbums

Jul 11, 2010 | Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV

2 Answers

Vizio closed captions are with red background! Dish TV or Vizio problem?? Also red pixel lines/flashes!


It is a TV problem and could be the sustain boards or the mainboard.

Most likely it is the Y sustain board but it is recomended to replace Y and Z sustain boards if one is damaged.

Jul 12, 2009 | V, Inc. Vizio P50HD Plasma Television

1 Answer

My mom has 32 inch Sanyo vizio tv, er32647, she bought less than a year ago and now ion the lower left hand cirner there is a pink line that goes up the , about an inch long muy husband said it was a pixel...


Hello williskathy2,

This might be a problem with the circuitry of the screen driver. what happens is the one of the drivers in the display matrix IC goes bad and it can not fire that one string of LCD elements, and this creates the line that you see. Since the line is pink, I would say that the driver is incorrectly firing the string of LCD elements. I would suggest that if you have a background in electronics you check the voltage levels on the display driver IC and the connection to the screen. If you do not have a background in electronics I would suggest that you have a qualified TV technician fix your problem.

I hope this helps,

Shuttle83
www.electron-age-technologies-llc.com

Nov 28, 2008 | Sanyo DP32746 32 in. LCD Television

2 Answers

Vizio L32 HDTV 10A - Won't Turn On


Bad capacitors in the power supply. Open it up and look for swollen electrolytics.

Sep 22, 2008 | Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Red Pixels


First do the basics of checking all the settings in the menus. Call the tech support for your set to make sure that there is nothing that you have missed.

If the set is defective, this can be a processing fault where there is some aliasing. This can occure with interpolation errors or loss of data.

Jerry G.

May 01, 2008 | Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV

3 Answers

Vizio GV42L LCD TV screen black when turn TV on first time


If you are using a set top box this might be caused by turnig the box on at the same tie as you turn the tv on or slightly after you turn the tv on.  If you are using compnent or HDMI inputs the set needs to see the signal as it is turned on to know what formt the signal is in. 

Oct 15, 2007 | Vizio P2 42 in. HD-Ready Plasma Television

1 Answer

Red pixelation


Thhis is common in really low-end brands. It's a paperweight.

Sep 08, 2007 | Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV

Not finding what you are looking for?
Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV Logo

1,054 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Vizio Flat Panel Televisions Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

68352 Answers

Dave Naylor
Dave Naylor

Level 3 Expert

834 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Are you a Vizio Flat Panel Television Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...