Question about LG 42PX5D 42 in. Plasma HDTV

1 Answer

LG HDTV large screen is blank but guide/list/pip shows up

The main TV screen is completely black even though the sound is just fine. You can pull up the guide and DVR recorded list and see both just fine. However, when you try to watch a recorded show, you can only get the volume, the screen is black. You can see the picture in picture and the small pic shows up in corner fine but again, the main screen is black.

Posted by on

  • jenngreen2 Dec 07, 2008

    Instead of seeing the TV Guide display, I received a message one day when I turned on our LG large screen plasma asking me what service we had--there were 4 choices. I chose the wrong one and ever since, when we turn on the TV, we only see the PIP until we hit the escape button and then we see whatever channel it was left on. We do not get the TV Guide display at all. We have tried to trouble-shoot by going into set-up, by using the manual, and nothing has worked. We would like to have the TV turn on with a full screen display. Any suggestions?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    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.

  • Contributor
  • 21 Answers

Hi there, Im Kanth, i had the same problem, and i found a person in Mississauga, they fix all kind of problems in Plasma, they fixed my LG before a 7 months, its still running good, i came to know lots of ppls were having same problems, i sujest u to being the plasma to electronics @ Dixie and Britannia Mississauga, call them now 905 565 6595 or check there wesite for more info. http://dukeelectronic.com

Posted on Apr 22, 2008

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

The tv has sound but no picture. For


LG LED TV has no picture (black screen) but still sound ...

www.tomsguide.com/answers/.../led-picture-black-screen-sound-fixed.ht...
My 32' LG LED TV has suddenly lost picture! The sound is all right but the Screen is pitch black. After switching it on the picture flashes for a second and then the screen goes completely black.

LCD Easy Fix (sound but no picture) - YouTube

? 4:52
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBRE1Dcyxp4
Jan 13, 2012 - Uploaded by Clay Whitehead
TV Has Sound But No Picture Troubleshooting Guide - Duration: 2:30. by Repair.com 472,733 views. 2:30. LG LCD TV REPAIR -NO PICTURE ...

Dec 21, 2015 | LG 47LN5400 47" LED TV 1920x1080, 120 Hz....

1 Answer

LED screen comes on and goes black


LG LCD TV REPAIR - NO PICTURE SCREEN FIX REVIEW ...

? 5:29
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWoz_-3OHIM
Jan 25, 2013 - Uploaded by Tampatec
Common LG LCD TV REPAIR - NO PICTURE OR BLACK SCREEN FIX ... I have a LG 42PM4700-UB plasma tv that justwent black. The red ... I had to keep turning on and off the TVseveral times for the screen to come back.

LCD & LED TV Repair - No Image & Blank Black Screen ...

? 5:56
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUzCLgoSPGM
Sep 15, 2014 - Uploaded by ShopJimmy.com
LED & LCD TV How to Diagnose Symptom of No Image on theScreen CLICK ... Tv was working fine when left to go to store and came back to blank picture and ... my samsung tv it turns on but its completely black and no sound at all ... LG LCD TV REPAIR - NO PICTURE SCREEN FIX REVIEW - Duration: ...

LG LED TV has no picture (black screen) but still sound ...




Dec 09, 2015 | LG 47LS4500

2 Answers

Why the tv has sound but no picture ?


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.
http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/

Jul 31, 2014 | LG 42LC2D 42 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

A four inch vertical black screen on the right side of tv


Im Pretty sure in the menu screen there is an adjustment, That is assuming that the picture is adjusted to far to the left, Go to a Tv guide channel and try reading, See if you can read the complete listings?

Apr 10, 2011 | LG 32LG30 32 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Lg 3000 42in tv, no picture just blank screen but sound is working


Sounds like a problem with your backlights. Could be the inverter, the CCFL's, the power supply board, or even the main board causing it.
But don't fret, this could be a very good opportunity for family bonding. I like to stand up in front of the TV and act like what should be showing on the screen for my family's viewing pleasure.
Ok, I used to do that anyway. But my family left me for some reason.

Jun 08, 2010 | LG 42LG30 42 in. LCD HDTV

2 Answers

LG TV - TV Guide Function Stuck


check the buttons on the remote and see if they are stuck or on the tv it self

Jul 20, 2009 | LG 32LC7DC 32 in. LCD HDTV

2 Answers

Tv guide on our LG tv


If, when selecting the guide, the entire screen is black (except for the preview in the corner), then the digital main board has gone bad and will need replaced.

Hope this helps, please rate my solution.

Jan 09, 2009 | LG 32LX1D 32 in. LCD Television

1 Answer

Built in tv guide channel


It's possible there is a flaw with your TV but more likely the listing information is being blocked. Many cable companies do this, likely another reason to force you into buy/leasing their equipment. This should not be a problem with OTA.

Jul 11, 2007 | LG 26LX1D 26 in. LCD HDTV

Not finding what you are looking for?
LG 42PX5D 42 in. Plasma HDTV Logo

220 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top LG Televison & Video Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

69654 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18330 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...