Question about Sanyo DVW-5000 DVD Player/VCR
I lost manual and not sure it is hooked up right. Tried to program channels and that didn't work. Got cable running thru the Sanyo but no response from DVD/VCR. TV works and power c omes on the DVD combo but no blue screen appears just snow. I've tried both Channel 3 & 4 with no change. Help!
Do you have it plugged in with the coaxial cable or do you have it plugged in with the yellow,red,and white cables? If you arent using the coaxial cable and are using the red,yellow, and white cables make sure they match the color of the ports on the TV and DVD player. So you will want red to go to red, white to go to white, and yellow to go to yellow at both the DVD player and the TV. Also make sure you have the cables connected at the terminals labeled OUT. Same if you are using the coaxial cable. Good luck and keep me posted. Let me know if you have anymore questions. If you found this helpful please rate this solution when you get a chance. Thanks - Tech101
Posted on Jun 26, 2008
Posted on Jun 25, 2008
The video cable (coaxial) should go into the dvd player and another one out from the dvd player to the tv. Remote set to dvd player. Instead of channels 3 and 4 look for video 1, video 2, aux or something similar.
Posted on Jun 23, 2008
Try yo play a audio disc and check for the sound, unpug the connection and replug the one by one and then check if the display is coming on the TV screen :
For further trouble shooting:
There is no picture.
The playback picture is poor.
Screen size is wrong.
“ ” appears on the TV screen.
TV picture does not appear on the TV
TV reception worsens after connecting
The playback picture or TV program
from the equipment connected
through the unit is distorted.
The video cable is not connected.
The TV is not set to receive signals from the unit.
No disc is loaded.
“PROGRESSIVE” mode is set.
The disc is dirty.
An unplayable disc is loaded.
Incorrect aspect ratio setup on TV.
Incorrect “TV Display” setting.
The aspect ratio of the disc is fixed on your DVD
The selected function does not operate on the disc
The antenna cable is not connected.
TV channel is not selected.
RF signals are weak.
The program contains copy protection signals that
Connect the video cable into the jack.
Select the correct input function on the TV.
Load a disc. See page E45.
Select “INTERLACE” mode. See page E44.
Clean the disc or replace it.
Load a playable or recordable disc. See page E38.
Refer to your TV’s owner manual.
Select the appropriate setting for your TV screen
size. See page E30.
The feature or action cannot be completed at this
• The operation is prohibited by the unit or the disc.
• The feature is not available at the moment.
• The DVD software restricts it.
• The DVD software doesn’t support the feature
See the antenna connections. See page E8.
• In “NO DISC” mode, (1) press the n button, (2)
press the TV button, (3) and press the CHANNEL
button (+ or -) or press the number buttons on the
• Press the INPUT button to select the TV mode.
• Press the TV/DVD button on the remote control to
select the TV mode.
RF signals are being divided between the unit and
the TV. Use a signal booster. Please consult your
Disconnect the playback equipment form the unit
and connect it directly to your TV.
Posted on Jun 19, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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