Question about Televison & Video

1 Answer

Power went out while tv & Direct TV was on

After resetting the power breaker, tv needs to be reset. Direct TV said the tv jumped its programming. Channel 3 is what is used for direct tv & is solid blue. Channel 2 and other channels are snowy, wide vertical band and vertical lines trying to show content???

Posted by on

  • plz1007 Jul 12, 2008

    Yep, When I went back to the tv after researching on-line here, it was working. The DTV rep insisted it was the tv. I told I didn't think so! Thanks for your input/help

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 5,568 Answers

The garbage on your unused channels are not important, just artifacts from signals not strong enough to produce a picture.
The 'blue screen' on #3 is what many sets use when they sense they are connected (terminated) to 'something' but not receiving any signal.

If sounds a lot like DTV's receiver took a hit.

If you have a second set you can borrow or drag to the receiver, try it first but I don't think it is your problem unless the cable input on it was zapped.

Posted on Jul 12, 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:

2 Answers

No sound coming from my Vizio Model #E320VL HDTV. Tried everything I can think of. I have Direct TV and it just stopped working one day. Any advice?


We just had the same problem with our tv, we switched tv's and it still didn't work. We reset our att uverse box, and the sound works. I don't know how direct TV works, but the problem may lie there instead of your TV

Sep 09, 2011 | Vizio VF550M 55 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

We have a Sony KV-35V36 TV. Will watching TV and the power just went off. We get no power all all anymore. How do you ge the the fuse on this TV.


The fuse is inside the chassis and likely soldered. Unplug the TV, press and hold the power button for 30 seconds, repeat. Plug it back in and see if that has reset it.
Is the outlet good, or did the power outage trip the breaker?

Apr 22, 2011 | Sony KV-35V36 35" TV

1 Answer

Power went off and when it returned unit will not progress from the Hello message


Remove the power plug and keep the set un-switched for few hours/overnight. If there is any resetting mentioned in the manual please try and reset the TV using the method described.
Now it is possible that the Tv has hung up after the surge on power after the power cut.
This might have corrupted the operating program and hence it might need a reset.

Feb 15, 2011 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Can't get power on tv


They do not use circuit breakers only fuses. The fuse is on the power supply board where the cable from the AC box plugs connects to the board. If the fuse doesnt fix it the power supply board will probably have to be replaced, if not one of the other boards may also be damaged.

May 26, 2009 | V, Inc. Vizio P50HD Plasma Television

1 Answer

Can't get power on tv


Is the LED light on? If not then the Power supply may be bad. Try to unplug the TV and then plug back in. There is a fuse near the AC input. Check the fuse If the fuse is OK then the Power supply has gone bad.

Apr 01, 2009 | V, Inc. Vizio P50HD Plasma Television

1 Answer

Totally dead. Vizio GV42L


If the circuit breaker was tripped, more likely the fuse inside the TV power supply might also be blown. If that is the case there might be a short circuit in the power supply components, more likely on a diode or transistor/mosfet.
Contact these website to see if they have the parts for your plasma.
Good Luck.

Dec 03, 2008 | Vizio GV42L 42 in. LCD Television

2 Answers

Blinking red light


Hallo I have exactly the same problem it is a 7 years old plasma and i have localisation on the power and fd module but i have not find the defective components............
Jockes........................

Jan 28, 2008 | Philips 42FD9954 42 in. Plasma HDTV

1 Answer

Samsung TV


If your model has a reset button it will alway be on the back,
usually near the power, sometimes near the lamp if it is dlp.
plainly marked.
Or just unplug it , press power on . then plug it back in.

Jan 27, 2008 | Televison & Video

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

Related Topics:

130 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

72620 Answers

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

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70346 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...