Question about Televison & Video

1 Answer

I have a Sony TV KDF-E60a20 that keeps going black screened during use. It usually stays black for about 2-3 minutes and then comes back on. It is becoming more frequent.

Posted by on

  • haw19999 Sep 30, 2008

    my tv turns on fine, goes balck and no sound after 2 or 3 minutes, will come back on after 2 or 3 mintues, and will continue this way, on and off.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 43 Answers

This is usualy caused by exessive dust on circuit boards ,if the screen goes black and the sound stays on this may be your problem,beware tvs hold charge even when unpluged so would advise taking to shop hope this helps andy

Posted on Jun 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

I have a Sony WEGA KDF-E60A20 for 4-5 years. A few mintues after i turned it on, the screen goes blank with no sound. It comes back after 1-2 minutes. It goes blank again after 2-3 mintues. It just keeps...


It's the lamp. I do have an article on this in my Tips & Tricks regarding lamps, but replacing the lamp is a sure fix. I hope this was helpful, best wishes.

Apr 29, 2010 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-60WF655 60" Rear...

2 Answers

Sony 60" Grand Wega has Picture go BLACK and NO SOUNDS!!!


My Sony Wega KDF-55XS955 55" was going on for 1-2 minutes then going black with no sound and after a few minutes would come back on. After reading all the posts and talking with a repair guy I replaced the bulb and that fixed the problem.

Aug 24, 2009 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-55XS955 55" Rear...

1 Answer

Sony projection TV screen going black.


need to replace the bulb

SONY-XL-2400 replacement bulb

Jan 25, 2009 | Sony KDF46E2000 46" Projection HDTV

1 Answer

Please help-question about sony optical blocks


Talk to Sony about the blue blob issue, they may still replace the optical block for free.

If not, fix the blinking light TV.

Blink Codes
3X - Lamp cover not installed correctly, usually after lamp change, or cover detect switch is bad.
4X - Check fans (one or more failed to pass RPM test during power on diagnostics)
5X - Lamp ballast (power supply)
6X - Usually the thermal fuse - usually from inadequate air flow (fans dusty)

All other codes usually require a trained technician to diagnose and repair.

Oct 29, 2008 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-60XS955 60" Rear...

1 Answer

Sony wega 61 inch (odessa, tx)


TV is a Sony WEGA 61" model # KDF-E60A20

May 28, 2008 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-55XS955 55" Rear...

3 Answers

Sony tv KDF55WF655


same problem... tv turns on and off repeadly while the green light flashes. seems as if the tv keeps restarting. please help.

Dec 13, 2007 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-55WF655 36" Rear...

4 Answers

KDF-E60A20 Going on and off by itself..no blinking lights


it works!! First i took off the front panel. Just check your manual for instructions, very easy to do. If you do not have a manual just down load one from google.. The instruction are easy to follow. The screw they have you loosen with a alan wrench is attached to the plastic, so you do not have to worry about dropping it inside the tv. Removing the lamp was simple. once out you will notice on either side are two small mesh screens. One of mine was 80% blocked with dust, the other side was only 30-40% covered. I used a vacuum to remove the blockage, i did not want the dust and dirt to go inside the bulb. i then cleaned all around the lamp. Reinstalled, and we are go to go. The kids are happy and i am happier since my wife not be buying a new TV.
total cost of repair $.00
time required to fix, less than 15 minutes.

Also when my TV was loosing sound and picture and then return. I did turn off my TV, then turned on. I nothiced a red blinking light. Mine flashed 5 times. After some reserch, 5 times is video related, bulb or video board. google red flashing light with the model you have and you will find what all the codes mean.
So if yours is flashing 5 times try the above, it might work for you and it is well worth the time before you call a tech and drops hundreds of dollars.

hope this helps.

Dec 05, 2007 | Sony Grand WEGA KDF-60XS955 60" Rear...

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

Related Topics:

78 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

69649 Answers

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

Level 3 Expert

6364 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

63291 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...