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I have. GE commercial skip tv that went almost dark all the sudden.i tried the menu to set the right colors with no luck..any help plz?

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Back - light problem. Check and replace damaged component/s at its back-light inverter board, or replace this board as card basis. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Surf the site with patience. Pull up older posts. It will be best to replace the inverter board as card basis.
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To some model sets; especially LED back-lighted types; the back-light inverter circuit will be part of the main power supply board [SMPS]. In such cases, the power supply board might need replacement. To some models sets, the back-light inverter and SMPS section circuit will be integrated at its main board itself. If so; the main board should be replaced. To some models of sets, all these section circuit will be integrated at its main board. If this is the case, you have to replace the main board.

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I have mitsubishi vs-50800 i was watching a movie and the screen just all of a sudden went blury and the color is all mixed up i went to the convergence menu and it wont allow me to move the colors left or...


All projection TV sets have two very common problems. One is convergence ( 3D/Warped video or dead set) the other is CRT fluid ( Dull Video). Here are more details and solutions for both.

Common Problem #1) Convergence has gone out

Projection TV sets need to have all three colors - RED - BLUE - GREEN - lined up correctly on the screen in order for the video to look normal. When its out of alignment the video will look 3D, wavy, distorted, etc. In some cases the TV will also not show any video. Most of the time you just need to adjust your convergence in the TV menu. If you cannot adjust it in the menu - then your convergence is broken and needs to be repaired.

This is a very common failure on these projection sets and a fairly simple DIY fix. All projection sets including Samsung, RCA, Sony, Philip Magnavox, Panasonic, Pioneer, Akai, GE, JVC, Toshiba, and others at some point will have the same problem.

Common Symptoms include....


  • Screen looks 3D
  • Colors don't line up
  • One or more colors can't be adjusted when using the convergence menu.
  • Screen is bowed or warped.
  • TV shuts off after powering on. Power light will blink. TV may also make a chirping noise.
Here are some pics of convergence problems.


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Common Problem #2) CRT Fluid is Cloudy

Projection TV tubes have a liquid coolant that is used to keep them from overheating. After many years the coolant in the blue and green tubes will become cloudy and cause the screen to look dull, red/orange, etc. You may even see halos around images.

Picture of a set that needs the fluid changed.

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TV set after fluid change

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You can get the correct parts, step by step photo instruction guides, and support from www.TvRepairKits.com or click here

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Philips 32PFL3505D 32 in LCD TV How can the TV be set to factory setting?


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There is no details about the factory reset of your tV in its user manual. But intvidual reset for picture, sound etc can be selected and can be reset to factory reset.

Summary of picture settings

The following picture settings can be confi gured. Depending on the

format of the picture source, some picture settings are not available.

• [Auto Picture]: Sets all picture settings to the factory default.

• [Brightness]: Adjusts the intensity and details of dark areas.

• [Contrast]: Adjusts the intensity of bright areas, keeping dark areas

unchanged.

• [Color]: Adjusts color saturation.

• [Tint]: Adjusts the color balance in an image.

• [Sharpness]: Adjusts the level of sharpness in image details.

• [Color Temperature]: To set the color temperature to [Normal],
[Warm] or [Cool].

Summary of sound settings

The following sound settings can be confi gured. Depending on the

sound source, some sound settings are not available.

• [Auto Sound]: Sets all sound settings to the factory default.

• [Equalizer]: Adjusts individual sound frequencies.

• [Virtual Surround Sound]: This selects the modes for more spatial

or surround sound reproduction.

• [Auto Volume Leveling]: Reduces sudden changes in volume, for

example, during commercials or when switching channels. Select

[On] or [Off].

• [TV Speakers]: Select [On] or [Off], or output sound to an

EasyLink compliant device. When [Speakers EasyLink] is selected,

the TV speakers are disabled and TV sound outputs to the speakers

of the compatible EasyLink compliant device. Adjust the volume
using the unit's remote control.
OK.

Mar 08, 2011 | Philips 32PFL3505D 32 in LCD TV

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I have a sanyo 32'' flat screen about 5 years old,,not sure of the model but the color suddenly went out,,can i fix this at home?


try to access the menu setting set the color adjustments if its set already but still no color check or repalce the crystal 3.5795 a new one then resolder your jungle ic

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NEED SOUND


TRY CONNECTING THE WIRES THE RIGHT WAY

Jul 20, 2009 | GE 27GT271 TV

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I have GE XS Stereo Commercial Skip Model 27GT619


  1. On the front of the TV press the MENU button to display the MAIN MENU.
  2. Scroll through the choices using the VOLUME up and down buttons
  3. When positioned on the selection you want press the MENU button again.
  4. The first SETUP screen displays, asking you to select a language.
  5. Scroll to the desired language ENGLISH, FRANCAIS or ESPANOL and once it is highlighted in green press the MENU button to make finale selection.
  6. A SETUP screen appears asking if you would like the TV to search for all channel
  7. 1. Yes
    2. Skip this step
    3. 0 Exit
  8. Complete the SETUP routine or skip any of the steps and return to them later.
This information is from the User Guide that came with our set. Good Luck.

Jun 11, 2009 | GE 27GT271 TV

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Screen is too dark


with a flashlight at the back of the set often times there is an adjustment you can make WITHOUT having to open the set!!!

look for a little hole in the back of the plastic cabinet labeled SCREEN then with a flat screwdriver holding only the plastic handle, insert it into the hole and SLOWLY rotate until the screen brightens up until it is watchable.

This is compensating for age in the picture tube. you may get a few day or a few more years! of a much better picture.

If you start seeing some thin lines on the screen then back off you have gone too far. Do this adjustment with the brightness and contrast controls on the menu turned up all the way.

it is also safe to play with the focus adjustment right next to the screen if thing seem a little blurry. you will need two people one to watch from a distance for best picture.

Feb 10, 2009 | GE 31GT660 TV

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Colors on the tv are dark


the screen control on the flyback transformer needs to be turned up a little

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Commercial Skip Feature


When a commercial comes on, you press the "Commercial Skip" button on the remote. Then you see a 30-second countdown timer appear on the screen. If you think there will be more than 30-seconds of commercials, then press the button more (each time you press adds 30 seconds to the on-screen timer -- usually I press it 4 to 5 times). The timer stays counting down on the screen while you change channels during the commercials to see what else is on. When the timer counts down to 0, it is erased from the TV screen and the TV automatically changes you back to the channel it was on when you pressed the commercial skip button. I use this feature a lot! I wish all TV's had it built in. Some universal remotes have a similar (but more awkward feature) where the remote has the timer inside it, and it sends a signal back to the TV when the count is up, but I don't think this would work as well.

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Hitachi skips over commercials & flickers


If by saying the "aspect ratio changes" you mean the picture shrinks from top and bottom, I would suspect an intermittent short inside one of your picture tubes. The commercial skip function is not causing a problem here. It is the rapid change from dark to light that I believe is putting an extra strain on a weak or defective picture tube.

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Dark picture and shadows


Sounds like you've entered the "service mode" where you're seeing the chroma (color) signal only. What type of connectors are the F and S? RCA? F? This set is no longer made which makes it hard to research. By any chance, is there a small switch on the back that says "normal - service"?

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