Question about Toshiba TW40X81 40" Rear Projection Television

1 Answer

Black and White

Ater a few minutes the image goes black & white then colour. On and off the whole time I'm watching it. I did change the DVD player - in case but no, that's not the problem. help please.
thanks
M

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 173 Answers

On a low signal input to the set the first thing you loose is the color, then it goes snowy and then just snowwhite in a snow storm or all blue with no sound.

check your cables for no shorts and loose connections,
sometimes the color killer control inside the set in the color circuit has to be tweaked alittle.

Posted on Jan 26, 2008

Ad

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 there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Have a panasonic dvd recorder model number Dmr-Ex77. which worked fine now it records and only lets us watch in black and white.


programs recorded from tuner are now in black and white
Frank, try new cables and inputs if you can, cables or inputs could be faulty.

Apr 01, 2016 | Panasonic Televison & Video

1 Answer

My daughter sat on her JVC tv/DVD combo LTdd42J remote and now her DVD's only play in black and white, when watching the TV the colour is fine. I have tried looking in the settings but cannot fin


Cable damage is the first thing to check. If the cable is external this is an easy check by trying a new one. Otherwise it is probably internal cable damage or damage to the video output plug.

Feb 18, 2013 | JVC XV-S302 DVD Player

1 Answer

Have a panasonic dvd recorder model number Dmr-Ex77. which worked fine now it records and only lets us watch in black and white. cant work out what to do change it back to colour.


Good day!!!!


I can help you for your problem in dvd players cause i am audio video technician for 5 years and manage my own repair shop..

If you wish to solve that problem please try to click this link
I can fix all brand of your DVD

and get my service..

Oct 20, 2011 | Televison & Video

2 Answers

My LG TV has suddenly become darker all across the bottom of the screen (10cm strip) it still has colour but is darker. In left hand corner it is considerably darker and depending on what you are watching...


Hi; your TV has burn screen or traces.it comes from one image left on the screen for too long, it can get burned into the screen, making it visible at all times. You can actually eliminate most screen burns with the use of a PC computer and a black and white screen saver. This trick eliminates screen burn after a period of several minutes because the black and white screens flash quickly, removing all traces of color from the screen. This will eventually eliminate any burned images on the LCD screen. you can do it by creating a DVD picture slide with only black and white image. you can use a computer to make DVD picture slide first go to paint brush and draw only white then save as white.jpg. second burn it into nero or other dvd burner third play it to your DVD player connected to you LCD TV.it has to be played in full screen let the white image display on your HDTV for several hours or even overnight. It should remove any burned-in images or ghosts. hope this help...............
thanks....

Sep 13, 2011 | LG 32LD350 32 in. LCD TV

1 Answer

VHS plays in colour and DVD plays in black and white.


there is a circuit in the color section to put the tv to black and white if the color subcarrier is missing from the broadcast signal.
it is called a color killer and needs to be adjusted.
it is for a technician to do.
it operates off the 3.58mhz color subcarrier.

Aug 18, 2009 | Jwin Electronics JD-VD138 DVD Player

1 Answer

Plays dvds in black and white


need to change recording format!

May 18, 2009 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

FUNAI drvr-b778


Use a head cleaner to clean the heads on the vcr.

Jan 09, 2008 | Funai PY90VG DVD Player/VCR

7 Answers

Picture only shows in black & white when playing DVD


Same problem with an older JVC player. One end of the S-video cable was loose. Pushed in in tight and everything ok again. Cheap fix if it works for you.

Dec 21, 2007 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

DVD player - Picture goes from color to black and white


your problemens is in decodor of your tv its a proablem of service

May 06, 2007 | Toshiba MW24F51 24 in. TV/VCR/DVD Combo

Not finding what you are looking for?
Toshiba TW40X81 40" Rear Projection Television Logo

Related Topics:

51 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toshiba Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

75846 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Jaime Hernandez

Level 3 Expert

2336 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...