Question about Hotpoint RVM1625 Microwave Oven
The tv is mostly black and white some programs are in color, when I push the minus volume button it goes all the way up then start coming down to 15 , it also goes black when I push any of the volume or channel button. none of the buttons are doing what it is supposed to do...I have to have a booster and it used to work fine.
thank you for your help
If you are still receiving good TV signals (though black & white) then chances are the booster is still OK.
Since your main concern is centered around the controls then it is likely that you have a fault somewhere in your logic section. Based likewise in your posting, all the controls work except some other functions are triggered. Since the issue is somewhat general then either the DA converter IC is at fault or its supply B+.
As bestdarngood have posted, knowing your make & model (or chassis #) wold be of gret help narrowing down the problem.
Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.
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Posted on Apr 15, 2008
The Tv needs to be serviced by a technician.Probably there is a problem with the circuits inside.
Few troubleshooting steps you can try:
1)Do a hard reset by unpluging all the cords for 4hrs and then plug it back.
2)The whacking test is to just bang or smack the set with your hand on the back, side, top, etc., to see if there are loose connections or cold solder joints inside that are acting up. If so, the banging should knock them back to normal and the set should restore. You might have to use some creative banging and some have had to put a book or magazine under one corner to torque the chassis enough to get it to work reliably.
try covering up the remote sensor to test that theory and see if the volume button is on stuck.
Another thing you can try:
1) Take off the base and knock it gently to see about possible loose connections. 2) Remove the backcover of the TV and use pressurized gas to clean dust of the inner workings. 3) Leave it unplugged overnight to get the "hard reset."
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Posted on Apr 15, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Oven Capacity (cu. ft.): 1.6
Wattage (IEC-705 Test Procedure): 1000
Cooking System: CircuWave™
Power Levels: 10
Clock: Plus AM/PM
Electronic Scrolling Digital Display: Yes
Electronic Touch Controls: Yes
Kitchen Timer/Timer (On/Off): No/Yes
Variable Scroll Speed: 5
speeds (sub-pad w/ AM/PM)
SmartControl System - Concurrent Programming: Yes
SmartControl System - Help Pad: Yes
Beverage (Convenience): Yes
Cook (Convenience): 9
Popcorn (Convenience): Yes
Reheat (Convenience): 6
Add 30 Seconds: Instant-On
Child Lock: Yes
Cooking Complete Reminder: Yes
Defrost Type: Auto
Delay Start: Yes
Display On/Off: sub-pad
Express Cook: Instant-on
Reminder (24 hr): Yes
Time Cook: I
Time Preference: Control
Turntable On/Off: Yes
Turntable Size (in.): 13-1/2
Cooktop Lighting: Bright/Night/Off
Night Light: Auto
Rack Type: Wire
Sound Volume Control: 4
Easy Mount Installation: Yes
Exhaust Fan: 2-Speed
Case Color: Black
Color Appearance: Stainless
Door Color: Black/Stainless
Weight And Dimensions
Approximate Shipping Weight: 63
Overall Depth: 15
Overall Height: 16
Overall Width: 29
Cavity (W x H x D): 20
31/32" x 9 3/8" x 14 3/16"
Electrical Input - 120V Amperage: 15
Electrical Input - 120V Watts: 1480
Frequency (MHz): 2450
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