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Toshiba 32A40 32" TV Problem

A few weeks ago my tv picture went bad.  When I turn on the set, there would only be a thin horizontal line across the middle of the screen.  The sound was fine.  After about 30 minutes the picture would fill out and there would be no other problem.  The color would be fine, the screen would not exhibit any rolling.
I think the tube is gone and probably needs to be replaced.  I've checked on line and this seems to be a fairly expensive solution.  Could it be something else or should I just look for a new tv?
thanks, peter.

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  • Anonymous Aug 30, 2008

    I have the same problem, usually banging on the side of the tv helps but the next time you turn it on the same problem occurs. 


  • fasteddie196 Apr 01, 2009

    same problem, just a skinny line across the middle. Banging helps temporarily but does not fix the t.v. It is also getting hard to fix by banging the side now.

  • jpolega Apr 25, 2009

    Same problem as above (sound okay, thin vertical line in middle of screen temporarily fixed by banging side of t.v.) anyone know what is wrong with it and how costly to fix?

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Does any one can send me the schematic of TOSHIBA 32A40? I have a vertical problem and I need to locate the vertical IC or trancistor.
I only see a horizontal line on my Tv.

thanks.
teranco@hotmail.com

Posted on Oct 25, 2008

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