Question about Sony BRAVIA XBR 52 in. LCD Flat-Panel HDTV

1 Answer

I get a thin line of distortion on my sony xbr 42in

When im on full pixels i get a thin line black and white line on the top of my picture what do you suggest to fix this, it only does this on certain channels from my direct tv. TV is about 3 yrs old

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 5 Answers

Your format is wrong. Make sure that your tv is in full mode and your direct tv is in 1080i stretch mode. This should correct the problem. Also, WB is having problems. This is common on their channel. If it is happening on any other channel, try the above. Hope this helps. JOHN

Posted on Feb 27, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a 70 inch Bravia XBR 70X850B which up until yesterday green/red/pink vertical line that runs across the middle of the screen.


If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/ Line faults & possible causes to LCD & Plasma screen are given with illustrations. You can get an idea about the fault to an extent. Faults to all LCD & Plasma screen are similar, irrespective of its brand and screen size.
Search the site by type in the "BRAND NAME" of your device; (Exclude the model number), in the "Search box at the top right of the display window of the Homepage" to get gathered related posts

Nov 17, 2016 | Sony XBR Televison & Video

1 Answer

How do I get rid of vertical black bars on a plasma television


Fix Panasonic Plasma TV Vertical or Horizontal Bars ...

? 10:21
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CpWZTnAXbLg
Dec 30, 2013 - Uploaded by Pet Rock's Garage
This video covers how to fix a Panasonic 42" Plasma TV model TH-42PX600U that has vertical distorted ...

Horizontal black lines on Samsung 50" plasma tv - Forums - CNET ...

www.cnet.com > Forums > Samsung

CNETJun 11, 2015 - This past spring, a thin black horizontal line appeared across the screen, everything else is working fine. Next day ... In reply to: Horizontal black lineson Samsung 50" plasma tv .... I tried a white wash on the TV, but that didn't removethe line. Plasma TV has 3 thin black lines
Jun 11, 2015
Black Line across Samsung 50" Plasma has appeared?
Jun 11, 2015
Vertical black line on Sony PFM-50C1 Plasma Display
Jan 28, 2007
More results from www.cnet.com

Jan 05, 2016 | Samsung Televison & Video

1 Answer

Sony tv problems


xbr 65x 850b sony ultra 4k tv smart ... what cause it to be black screen but you can hear the show playing

Jan 10, 2014 | Sony BRAVIA KDL-46S2000 46 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Black line going down middle of screen and one side of picture darker also picture sometime is distorted on bottom


if the line is pixel thin, it could be a bad lcd panel. if it is a wider bar, it may be in the video circuitry. many of these sony tvs had bad panels, and sony has extended the warranty. call up sony with your model and serial # and date of purchase and try to get them to help you out, that is your best course of action. let me know if you need more troubleshooting assitance.

Jun 01, 2010 | Sony BRAVIA KDL-40S2010 40 in. LCD...

1 Answer

Screen turns white with thin red and black lines


if you crack your screen then the only way to fix it is to have it replaced

Dec 22, 2009 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Blue line across top of my Sony XBR 60


KDF-60XBR950 replaced bulb, but no picture. It DOES have a solid green light when on.

Jul 21, 2009 | Sony Televison & Video

1 Answer

Sony a100 distortion dots - Im getting several


If these are single pixels on the LCD screen, they are normal. From pg. 8 of the user's guide:

"The LCD monitor is manufactured using extremely high-precision technology so over 99.99% of the pixels are operational for effective use. However, there may be some tiny black points and/or bright points (white, red, blue or green in color) that constantly appear on the LCD monitor. These points are normal in the manufacturing process and do not affect the images in any way. "

This may also be helpful.

"images may trail across the LCD monitor in a cold location. This is not a malfunction. When turning on the camera in a cold location, the LCD monitor may become temporarily dark. "

May 03, 2009 | Sony A100 Digital SLR & 18-70 Lens Kit...

3 Answers

Line accross top of the screen with flashing black and white boxes


Thin white dashes on top of screen is PERFECTLY NORMAL. It is nothing wrong with the TV, it is the broadcast. What you are seeing is the very bottom of the timecode running. It doesn't happen all of the time or all channels. It usually happens with old 4:3 commercials predating "Digital TV." This is mentioned in your Users Manual. You should be able to adjust the horizontal/vertical position in the menu settings.

Jan 02, 2008 | Sharp Aquos LC-42D62U 42 in. LCD HDTV

2 Answers

Sony Bravia XBR 40" LCD


First, HORIZONTAL CENTER.
1) Press MENU.
2) Scroll to SETTINGS.
3) Scroll to SCREEN.
4) Go to HORIZONTAL CENTER. Move the picture to the right. Hopefully, the line will go away. Otherwise, there is a problem with the pixels or the signal processor. Call 1-800-222-SONY. Or, http://eservice.sony.com. Have a high-limit credit card handy for out of warranty repairs. Sorry about that.

Aug 27, 2007 | Sony BRAVIA KDL-40S2000 40 in. LCD HDTV

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony BRAVIA XBR 52 in. LCD Flat-Panel HDTV Logo

343 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Televison & Video Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

73056 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Sony Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...