Question about Sampo PME-42S6 42 in. HD-Ready Plasma Television

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"No Signal" floating notice on Blue Screen - No other picture

I purchased the Sampo 42" plasma in 2002. Up until a month ago it worked fine. Then one day I was no longer able to get a picture or audio on the televison. However, I did have the cable channel audio coming through my amplifier. Since I get the blue screen with the "No Signal" notice, the plasma screen is working. I also tried switching out the tuners and checking all the connections into the television on a portable tv -- they worked on the portable. But I till do not have a signal on the Sampo. What is causing this problem, and will it be expensive to fix?

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  • dahitmanz38 Nov 27, 2007

    I've noticed this problem from a couple different readers and I am experiencing the same issue. Basically, the TV will power on, but no picture just a blank/black screen. The power lights on the TV work. Yellow light for the TV being off and green when you turn it on. Another issue along this line is that I have to manually turn the power off from the button on the back. I don't believe it's a power issue but could be your "digital board" problem. Are there any recommendations from the experts here on the best approach to getting this repaired? Thanks in advance!

  • hellzangels Jan 04, 2008

    my screen flashes


    ill have a  pic for a few mins then it will come and go

  • Matt Voss Feb 28, 2008

    I also do not receive any signal on my SAMPO MPME-50X6(S) and wonder if it is worth to fix my TV or not

  • Matt Voss Feb 28, 2008

    I have a SAMPO MPME-50X6(S) plasma TV that I purchased on 2004. Recently the screen turn black and I do not receive any signal includint the blue "NO SIGNAL" on my TV.

  • mranderson38 Jul 10, 2008

    I am no longer getting any power on my Sampo 42 inch TV. My technician, ere in Toronto, Canada. advised that the power supply module in the tv is broken. He is unable to get this power supply here in Canada. Does anyone know where I can order this power supply from?

  • patcoci Nov 05, 2008

    yesterday we started to get no signal floating & no picture. what can we do? is it something we touched on the remote?

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If all connections and the tuner have the same issue, you either have a power supply issue or a bad digital board.

Posted on Mar 29, 2007

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