Trinitron kv-32FS100 Black screen periodically, with sound, light blinks 5 times
I have tried the resets, I tried the hold the reset button on the remote while turning it on, then while turning it off, unplugging it for a few minutes then for a few hours. It is hooked to a cable box and a combination DVD/VCR. The TV is plugged in by it self, if it makes a difference? When it decides to act-up, the screen will go black and the standby led flashes 5 times pauses then 5 times again. Sometimes it will just stay that way for a few minutes, but usually it just blacks out for the two sets of five then comes back on. What’s weird though is it wont do it when watching a DVD.
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For the last week my TV has been going to a black screen for 10 seconds or so then the picture returns. It has been continual. Last night it stopped going to black screen, but now the standby light flashes 5 consecutive times and the color went haywire. A lot of red and everything that is suppose to be black is green.
I did a soft and hard reset with no success. What's wrong and is it worth fixing? Bought new in November 2002.
The set is in protective shutdown because a problem was detected. The 5 blink code indicates that the problem circuit. In this case it is the blanking circuit. Were there any indications of problems prior to the storm? If not, I'll need to lok up this one for the specifics. Do you intend to repair this yourself?
Let me know and I'll provide the details.
If the screen displays VIDEO 1 then the set is in video 1 mode, looking for a signal on the video 1 input jacks. Press the TV/VIDEO button on the remote (or the set itself if it has it) and cycle around to the input you are actually using.
If the power supply IC (MX0842) shorts out, it blows the Sony 0.1 ohm fuse resistor. The set will click but have no sound or picture and the LED will blink 5 times. The power supply should be repaired by someone with experience with Sony TV's.