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No picture but has sound

My sony tv has sound when you turn it on but no picture.  We have unplugged the tv waited and the picture would finally come up. We called sony support and all they told us is to unplug. this morning when i got up the sound was there no picture but after cutting the tv off several times the picture appeared. now to come back home and have the same thing happen. after cont cutting off and on the picture will appear the sound is fine.  the red light does not blink after the tv picture appears. when you first cut the tv on it blinks then.  please help??? after the picture appears i have cut the tv off and on and the picture comes on its when you cut the tv off for a period of time there is no picture but we have sound.

The TV is about a year and a half old. Turned it on and after a short time I heard a loud pop and then the picture went. When I turned it back on the picture is hard to see and is dark and has no color. The sound is fine. I had this plasma tv for 3 years...last night turn it off and went to bed. This morning, turn it on but nothing appeared...only sound.. help....

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  • cpl princess Sep 15, 2008

    Went to bed last night plasma tv worked fine. Woke up this morning and the tv had no picture only sound. Lot's of colored lines and good sound but no picture. Any Suggestions or a place to repair?

  • tardishouse Sep 16, 2008

    My TV is a Philips 32 inch LCD. Since new it has switched on with sound but no picture. today it does not display a picture despite repeated unplugging. Anyone got an answer?

  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    i have sound but no picture.ihave unpluged tv nothing happens

  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2008

    sony plasma

  • juanitamerch Jan 13, 2009

    I have a Samsung wall mounted plasma screen TV (42").  The picture went off leaving only the sound.  When I turned the TV off then on. (several times over 2 days), I never get a picture.  The red light at the bottom on the bottom right side of the screen does not come on.  The sound is fine!  Can this be fixed or is the TV trash.

  • gsingh145 Feb 27, 2009

    I have sound but no picture. It's a Hitachi 53" screen

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    SCREEN BLACK/NOTHING WHEN TURNED ON, BUT THERE IS SOUND! PLEASE HELP!

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    I have a coby 32" led tv, when I turn it on there is no picture but there is sound and I can change the channels with the remote. After about a half hour the picture appears

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    TV has sound/w no picture. Let it stay on for 45 to 60 minutes and turn it off I have a picture. Some times the picture is green, red or blue. Turn the TV of and on again the picture is fine. Sometimes the TV has no sound or picture but 3 flashing lights. Turn it off and on many times there will be sound and no picture and the process is repeated. Any solutions? The TV is about 8 years old.

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Could be the capacitors in the lcd tvs. check badcaps website alot of those are easy to fix.

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No your bulb might be good still but there is a sanyo integrated circuit that controls the video feed. I have found a web site for replacement parts here it is www.acme-sales.net/tvparts.htm . I hope thats you promblem. IT was my promblem

Posted on Nov 11, 2008

Your bulb has burnt out

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Trash it, the same thing happen to me and the money hungry repair man was asking for 700-800 to fix it. I paid 1100 for it. Now I'm a proud owner of a LCD TV

Posted on Dec 30, 2007

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my tv wont turn on makes clicking noise and there is a green light in the back flickering

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try connecting tv to cable direct also try unplugging both converter and tv for wile like 5 mins plug both back in see if tv and converter sync

Posted on Mar 09, 2008

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