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Picture is a little fuzzy and does not fit the screen

On my local channels and a few others the station logo and bottom scroll bar are not visible. it is like the picture is all streched out. i have hit e very button to try and fix it and nothing works, is my tv going out? it is a 2005 model i bought used

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  • mopar69 Aug 05, 2008

    this just started happening, i am just looking for ideas or suggestions on how to fix this

  • mopar69 Aug 05, 2008

    i am going to try this in the morning, thanks for your help

  • mopar69 Aug 06, 2008

    thanks, Big Irish, this seems to have worked. I just hope i dont have any more problems, heck, the tv is maybe 3 years old, thanks again

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Good Day, mopar69;

Try this and if does not work, call SONY TV with Model and Serial NUMBERS, this sounds like you may have a defective light engine, and they are having problems with them, and they , Sony, are covering that device.

Restoring unit to Factory Preset Condition

1) Power off the set (set is now in Standby Mode).
2) On the remote, Press DISPLAY, CHANNEL 5, VOL +, POWER.
3) On the Remote press CHANNEL 8, ENTER.
4) Wait until Initial Setup is displayed.
5) Turn off TV sets power by the Remote or Front Panel button.
6) WAIT AT LEAST 3 MINUTES UNTIL THE LAMP COOLS DOWNS BEFORE UNPLUGGING OR DISCONNECTING THE AC FROM THE TV. If the set is not allowed to cool down the lamp may be damaged by excess heat build up.

I hope this was helpful, Good Luck, big IRISH.

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

  • MICHAEL MULLINS Aug 06, 2008

    Good Day,mopar69;



    JUST LET ME KNOW!!



    Thanks, big IRISH.

  • MICHAEL MULLINS Aug 06, 2008

    Good Day, mopar69;



    I was glad to help, try getting a GOOD surge protector, this may help.



    Thanks for responding, big IRISH.

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