Question about Hitachi 42HDT79 42 in. Plasma Television
I have the same problem, no picture. It happened before and then one day it started working again but I cant remember what I did to correct it last time.??? Let me know if you guys can figure it out.
Posted on Jun 29, 2008
The most likely the TV has a power supply related problem. The most common thing to go out is the circuit board that supply power to the screen. Commonly called a Backlight Inverter Board.
I can't say it's 100% the problem because I can't actually look at the tv over the internet.
If by chance the TV is still under warranty, go that route.
If not under warranty and If you have some electronic experience, you can purchase a Service Manual over the internet and diagnose the source of the problem and fix it by soldering in the new part. The Service Manual will give you circuit diagrams, test points, and part# lists. Usually, cost under $20.
I hope I shed some light on the subject for you.
Posted on Jun 28, 2009
no solution, yet... our tv is under warranty, and this is the 2nd time we are going to have to have the SAME problem repaired, and they replaced the whole "INSIDE" the first time!!! so, same problem, 2 different panels, must mean somethings going on, you crappy Sony, you! *shaking fist*
Posted on Jan 20, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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