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Sony KDF60xS955 This TV is about 2 years old in that time it wasnt used for one full year. When I got back home shortly after the picture got bluish and violet now a couple of months later the tv goes black no sound then comes back and continually does this. What could be the problem?

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  • love roses Sep 20, 2007

    Hello again,

    Yes, there is a green light which is the same light that comes on when TV is turned on. This light blinked 29 times, then 6 more times until picture came back on and with volume, and this is happening every few moments now. Which is aweful. Thank you again and I will be waiting to hear from you again soon.

    Sincerely,
    Love Roses

  • love roses Sep 20, 2007

    Yes,

    My email address is as follows:
    jcookie7@verizon.net

    This is a pure pain in the butt when this TV was not really used for a whole year of 2006. Ok, we will be waiting to hear from you again. Also, thank you for getting back to us so soon. We greatlly appreciate your assistance with this matter.

  • love roses Sep 20, 2007

    Sept 20-2007
    I'm still waiting for teck to get back to me

  • love roses Sep 24, 2007

    No I didn't. Is the problem I'm having something that will be explained. Being I'm a woman and
    stupid with electronics, will I be
    able to understand it?

    Thank You

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I have seen this several times. usually its a sighn of the lamp getting weak. replace the lamp and should be good to go. as far as the bluish purplish hue, most likely the optical assy.

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Is there a light on the front that blinks? Let me know how many times it blinks and what color are the lights if more then one please.

Posted on Sep 19, 2007

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    Larry Dillon Sep 20, 2007

    Such a nice name. This is a difficult one to diagnose. I think what you need is a service manual. I happen to have this service manual. It will explain how to go into the diagnostic mode and display the fault or at least the circuit where the problem is. I can assist you maybe with a service manual if you leave an email address.

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    Larry Dillon Sep 24, 2007

    You did not get the service manual I sent to you?

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    Larry Dillon Sep 24, 2007

    Well, not unless your a blond women? LOL No I am only kidding you. I am not really sure if this will help you or not. Are you trying to repair your TV set yourself? If you are, you will need some sort of technical background I'm afraid. I wish these things were as easy as that to explain on what to do. One thing I do not understand is the 29 blinks. There is no such code for the 29 blinks.

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    Larry Dillon Sep 26, 2007

    I sent you the service manual

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    Larry Dillon Oct 15, 2007

    It is a possibility that the optical engine is bad, but a professional should be the one to determine this.

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