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Hello Yatra:

It sounds like the connector screw for your coaxial connector is lose. This can be resolved by opening the back of the unit up and just tighten the screw or the soldiering may to be resoldiered.


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Posted on Aug 17, 2008

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Hello my name is Devin, I have a wd-65735 model and I just purchased it off of a friend and braught it home. He had told us from laying it on its side while bringing it home it said in the guide to let it...


Caveat: I am not a tech, I just read through the Mitsubishi service manual, and have worked on different model TV that I have owned (older model of this one) I am a little unclear on the second set of lights but I think the combination *may* indicate that the lamp fan is not starting (there are two fans though), if the blinking red is the status light. It is possible the connector for that got jostled during the trip, something fell into it from being on the side (wire or loose something) and is blocking it from spinning now, or a module unseated a bit,and is loose, or the lamp is no longer seated correctly (though the lamp light does not appear to be on) or none of these. :) These are just guesses.
Be careful if you open it up, due to potential for shock. Wear gloves, and power it down first (then unplug). Reseat any fan connectors.

Google: I used "wd-65735 status lights" to find a service pdf , it's for V39 chassis (several models)

From page 24 of Service Manual :

3. Error Code Operational Check Note: The TV must be in "Shut Down" and not have been switched Off, to perform the Error Code Opera- tional Check. When the TV is switched Off, the code automatically resets to "12" No Error.
Pressing the front panel "INPUT" and "MENU" buttons at the same time, and holding for 5 seconds, activates the Error Code Mode. The "TIMER LED" flashes denoting a two digit Error Code, or indicating no problem has occurred since the last Initialization.
Note: The front panel buttons must be used, NOT those on the Remote Control.

  • ThenumberofflashesindicatesthevalueoftheMSD(tensdigit)oftheErrorCode.
  • Theflashingthenpausesforapproximately1/2second.
  • TheLEDthenflashesindicatingthevalueoftheLSD(onesdigit)oftheErrorCode.
  • The Error Code is repeated a total of 5 times. Example: If the Error Code is "23", the LED will flash two times, pause, and then flash three times.
Page 24
MODELS: WD-60735 / WD-60C8 / WD-65735 / WD-65736 / WD-65835 / WD-65C8 / WD-73735 / WD-73736 / WD-73835 / WD-73C8
4. Error Codes
The Error Code designations indicating malfunction, or no malfunction, are listed below:
ERROR CODES page25image3968
Code
Description
Most Likely Cause
12
No Error found
17
Communication loss, TV Micro - Engine (3.3V-ENG-SDA & SCL)
Engine Failure
18
Engine will not accept data (ASIC-READY signal from Engine is not detected).
Loss of 12V from PWB-POWER (Loose PE or PE2 connector); Bad Color Wheel (Loose J6 or J7 connector); Engine Failure
32
Lamp cover is open.
Lamp Cover Switch; Loose CD connector
34
Lamp turns Off while the TV is playing. Lamp failure
(Lamp Enable signal from engine is lost)
Lamp Cartridge Failure
36
Exhaust Fan failed.
Loose J4 connector
37
Engine (DMD) fan failed.
Loose J5 connector
38
Lamp temperature abnormally high.
Poor Air Circulation; Loose J3 connector
39
DMD temperature abnormally high.
Poor Air Circulation
41
Standby Supply Short is detected. (5VS or 3.3VS)
PWB-MAIN Failure
42
Sirocco fan failed (Lamp fan).
Loose J8 connector
44
Check for disconnected DVI cable between PWB-DM and Engine. (Engine pulls DVI pin 14 Low)
DVI Cable unplugged
48
PON-SHORT 3.3V switched supply short
PWB-MAIN Failure
57
Ballast communication problem (ballast to chassis)
Loss of 340V from PWB-POWER (PL or CJ1 connector); Loose FB or CJ3 connector; Ballast Failure
61
No LAMP-EN output from the engine to the ballast
Bad Color Wheel (Loose J6 or J7 connector); Engine Failure
66
Lamp did not turn on at P-ON sequence
(No Lamp inserted)
(Disconnected cable between ballast and lamp) (Lamp-Enable goes to DM but not to Ballast)
Loose CJ4 connector;
No Lamp Inserted;
HV connection or lead wire to lamp; Lamp Cartridge Failure
Code 34(1) - Lamp Enable is generated to activate the Lamp
Code 57(2) - Lamp Enable is generated during P-ON sequence, but no Lamplit signal is received from the Ballast. Code61(3) -NoLampEnableisreceivedattheDMandBallast.
Code 66 (4) - Lamp enable is received at the DM but not at the Ballast.
4. Error Code Log
The Error Code Log - may be helpful to retrieve the code for an error the occurred in the past. To access the Error Code Log: Press <MENU> <3-5-6-4>

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How should I hook up a dvd player? Which one of the input jacks. I am using rca connectors


mikehomco,

On the rear of the DVD locate the composite video output and audio outputs. The connectors will be RCA females. Video is yellow, right audio is red and left audio is right. Connect one end of your patch cable to the appropriate output color. On the TV find the video input one. Connect the yellow, red and white ends of the cord to the same colors on the TV, video input 1. If your TV has a source selection button use it to locate video input one. If not use the menu. Go to input select and choose video input one. Enjoy the movie.

Thanks for using FixYa and for the great rating.

hardrocko

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I have picture but no sound. We just had our surround sound system go out and are trying to run our tv on it's own internal speaker system. How do you hook it to our direct tv hd box


Hi.

You need to use audio cables. Connect two red and white audio cables from the output on the HD box to the relative input at the back of TV (nr.4 in picture below). The best way to connect the HD box is by using component cables, that are the red-green and blue trio of cables, plus a white and red audio cables.

Here what you need:

Three plus two:
Component Video Cable
Audio Red / White Cable

or single set of five:
Cables Unlimited - Video / audio cable

Once you have the five cables, connect them to the output at the back of the Direct TV box, and then connect the other end of the cable to either group of connectors 6, or to one of the columns in connector 7. Do connection with box and TV power off. After re-applying power use the source-input selector on remote to select the source from Direct TV box.

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I nedd to play my computer on this tv i need help


This being a CRT style projection set is not really designed to work with a computer/laptop.
If your computer has a composite video output, it should be able to work. This is a analog video output and would be a RCA connector. Most computers have a audio output and most of the time it is a stereo mini jack. So if you have a RCA video jack output on your computer you can hook it to the yellow video in of video1. If you have a stereo mini jack cable that has 2 RCA connectors at the other end, you would plug the mini jack in the audio out of the computer and plug the RCA Jacks into the red and white connectors of video1. Some computers will have a key you will need to press to activate the video output instead of the monitor output.
I hope this is clear enough.
Skyassoc

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Can you tell me how to tune in a channel when ppreparing to use a freeview box on a onyx sw 1536 ld


Unless you've got an "expensive" Freeview box that modulates its output on to the RF (Aerial) connector then you can't. Most Freeview boxes have 2 aerial connectors - 1 IN from the Aerial itself and 1 OUT to connect to the TV - BUT this is ONLY a PASS-THROUGH connection. This means that the digital Freeview signal which is decoded from the aerial signals is NOT output on the OUT connector and sent down the co-axial cable to your TV. Only the "old" ANALOGUE (not Freeview NON DIGITAL) comes down that co-ax. What you should do is connect the Freeview box to your TV with a SCART cable via the SCART connectors on both. You need to select the AV input on the TV using the remote.
Even if you do have an "expensive" box that does modulate the digital decoded programmes and output these of the RF OUT connector, you should still use a SCART cable as the picture produced will be far better
Hope this helps

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Loose UHF connector


That connector is just press-fit into a metal shield around the set's tuner. It's commonly broken loose by overtightening the cable connection or tripping over the cable and yanking on it. In bad cases it can be broken completely off the set. It really doesn't "leak" anything but can cause a poor picture and allow interference to get in.

The connector can be soldered back into place with the aid of a suitable-size soldering gun. You should be able to find a TV servicer who still makes house calls. With labor and trip charge, I'd guesstimate around $100. The shop I worked for got $72 for this repair, and that was nearly 10 years ago. It is also possible for do-it-yourselfers to make this repair if they have the soldering skills. But even if you pay someone it's still less than the cost of a new set.

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Broke the piece where the cable wire goes in...what's it called?


Unfortunately, that coax connector  is almost certainly crimped onto a cable inside.  You might want to pull off the back panel to see if that internal cable is screwed onto another jack on the chassis. If so, you can disconnect that end and substitute another cable, they come in several different lengths and are not critical. Any electronics store will have them.
If it isn't equipped with a connector inside, you will need to have someone unsolder the defective cable and install a new one.  

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Where should I look for poor solder joints first??


is your tv having problems. why do you need to resolder? this set can have bad connections on flyback. this is the big black thing with the red wire coming out. there is been reports of bad connections. on the flat ribbion cable connectors. i have had no problems with these in the shop. the only othe place that ever gave me trouble was the horizontal output tansistor. WARNING. this set can and does hold voltages 340 even with the set unpluged so be careful

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We picked up a tv at a yard sale and the part where you connect the cable to has been pulled out. Is this repairable?


Good Day;
This is normally replaceable if the PC board was not damaged. The 'RF' connector is a soldered (crimped) on item. But don't despair; most projections that I now of have video inputs of some type.
If you have a cable, sat box or VCR you can bypass the connector by using 'RCA' cables. On one of the mentioned above devices hook the cable from box to TV. The 'box' will have a video output connector and the TV will have an input connector. The cables are color coded yellow (video), red and white (audio). Switch TV's input to correct input eg. input one, input 2.
Respond back @ mmrkcar@yahoo.com for more person to person information. Good Luck, Big Irish.

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Cable conectors ?


yes just run your cable through a vcr. then to input such as a composite or component vid. or most cable boxes have composite out.. THE yellow cable. Then on your set switch to that input. ...

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