Question about Televison & Video

1 Answer

Word 'Factory' on Magnavox screen

I have a Magnavox MTV51 television, some time ago the word'Factory' in red text has appeared at the top of the screen. I amunable to remove this word from the screen.

Any ideas how this might be done?

Thank you

Posted by on

  • 3 more comments 
  • Geoff Cook
    Geoff Cook Apr 29, 2008

    I have solved this problem. How do I remove this posting from this forum?

  • Lea90 Jun 26, 2008

    I have the same problem with apearing of the red word"FACTORY".Please tell me how you solved this problem!!!!!

  • Geoff Cook
    Geoff Cook Jun 26, 2008

    Hello,

    Weeks ago I have emailed the company which gave me the fix and asked permission for me to publish the fix. However, they have not replied to me. Therefore, I will now post the fix.

    It is advised that the following is attempted by a suitably qualified technician. Please note point '4.5' to EXIT factory mode.

    4.1 To Enter the "Factory Mode" (Models: MTV34 / 51 / 68)

    4.2 Under the normal TV mode, press the 'RECALL' button (Has 2 circular arrows) on the Remote Control once. Immediately following, press the VOL (-) button on the TV and 'RECALL' on the Remote Control at the same time. (The screen will display "Factory" in red when in factory mode).

    4.3 Once in Factory Mode you will need to push 'Recall' again then Press the VOL (-) on the TV & Recall on the Remote Control together to step through the following options:
    Note: (It will be necessary to push the recall button on the remote once the settings have been adjusted in each mode, i.e. once in B/W ADJUST MODE, adjust the settings if required, then push recall, then VOL- & RECALL together to enter ADJUST MODE and so on).
    . B/W ADJUST
    . ADJUST
    . SETUP

    4.4 Use the P+/P- on the remote to select the item to be adjusted and V+/V- on the remote to change the value of the selected Item, once done, press recall on the remote again to step to the next mode as stated above.

    4.5 To EXIT factory mode, simply keep stepping through the 3 modes (you will need to push 'Recall' again then Press the VOL (-) on the TV & Recall on the Remote Control together to step through) until the set reverts back to normal TV. (The settings are automatically saved at this point)

    Regards,
    mymonaro


  • Anonymous Jul 03, 2008

    I do have slightly the same problem. I have a word "PRODCT" in red on the top of my TV. yes, it's because i have different type of TV.

    I believe it was my child who has messe up with the remote control. Idea please?

  • yt14 Oct 19, 2008

    I have a 21" crt tv of pioneer model sanyo

    Some time ago the word "factory" in red apeared on the screen.

    How do I get it off?

    Thanke's

×

1 Answer

Hey, can you let us know how you fixed the problem in case others have the same issue?

Posted on May 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

My remote will not allow the tv to come on and stay on. screen says digital television and goes off. why?on. the tv will say ditigal television and the go off. why?


Do a factory reset to this TV. Refer its user manual for details. Just do a hard rest too. To make it hard reset, unplug the TV from AC mains wall outlet, and re-plug it after 10 minutes or so.

Jun 22, 2012 | Philips Magnavox 13MT143S 13" TV

1 Answer

I have a Phillips Magnavox HD Tv Rear Projection Television and the picture looks greenish and reddish and is blurry on the text of the screen? please help.


Projection TV2_bing.gif sets have several common problems listed below.

Problem #1) Convergence

Symptoms:

  • Screen Looks 3D
  • Colors wont align
  • Screen may look distorted
  • No Audio/Video - TV2_bing.gif makes a chirping sound.
Problem #2 CRT Fluid has clouded over. Symtoms
  • Dull looking video
  • White looking video
  • Halos around objects
  • Red/Orange looking video

You can see some examples and find a fix here...

bb0cf99.pnghttp://www.fixya.com/support/r2861467-solution_video_looking_whiteish_dull

Mar 03, 2010 | Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection...

1 Answer

When i turn my plama tv on no picture appears. it than turns it self off and a red light continuously flashes 4 times


Hi jlkm00 i'm pretty sure you can fix it. this stuff usually happens with magnavox some time its juts the TV lamp or depending!

let me see i will ask you some questions and we can follow from there ok?

how long ago you bout your tv?
have you ever replace you tv lamp?
does it make unusual sounds?

let me know !

Jan 17, 2010 | Philips Magnavox 50ML8105D 50" HDTV DLP TV

1 Answer

3-d effect it appears on the top and bottom of screen it slowly progressed inward


This convergence out ICs failure symptoms in TV and you need to replace two convergence out ICs in convergence out section / board in TV
if you are not familiar with TV repair then call qualified Tv tech to fix it.

Apr 15, 2009 | Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection Television


you will need to replace both STK392-120 Convergence ICs and you will also need four 6.8 ohm 1 watt resistors. You can get the replacement ICs and resistors at the following link with free instructions with pictures,
http://servicemanuals.vstore.ca/

Sep 26, 2008 | Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Red bar across top of screen??


I had the same horizontal, solid red bar along the top of the tv screen. I have an older analog Philips Magnavox TP2785C221. It just started all of a sudden. It was on every channel. However, the bar did not appear on the other input channels (e.g., AV1, AV2). So this meant that the red bar was only occurring on the antenna input. I unplugged my cable decoder box and restarted it. The red bar went away and that seemed to solve the problem for now.

Jun 25, 2008 | Philips Magnavox 42MF521D/37 Television

1 Answer

Phillips Magnavox Rear Projection Tv screen too dark


The high voltage is failing. The LSB board is about $200 from partstore.com.

Dec 28, 2007 | Philips Magnavox 51MP392H Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Red lines on screen


REPLACE THE CONVERGANCE IC"S.STK392

Dec 23, 2007 | JVC AV-48WP30 48" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Televison & Video Logo

Related Topics:

801 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

72640 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70374 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...