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I have a 50" Visio Plasma TV. There is significant distortion and "chirping" from the internal speakers. Any ideas?

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Initially, distortion on the video/display could be a number of possibilities. Pls post back the model number.

"Chirping" in most instances describes a condition of the switch mode power supply (SMPS) when it is operating beyond normal conditions such as in a partial short. Incidentally, a defective power supply could also cause video distortion such as when output B+ voltage is low. This normally is caused by a leaky or defective capacitor. Should you be interested, replacement for some Vision TVs are available here.

Good luck and Thank you for using FixYa. Happy Holidays.

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Chirping can be caused due the external noise ,check if there is any radio signal interference , if possible try to play a dvd and check if the sound exists if yes then you may need to change the speakers has it get deteriorated over time , If the sound does exists when playing a dvd then its the problem with signal cable or the source..You can always try a hard reset :
You can also try a hard reset: Unplug TV from AC mains and remove all cables from TV. Wait about 30 minutes and replug to AC power and redo the cabling. Switch on the TV and see if it works..


Good luck....

Posted on Dec 25, 2008

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