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I've replaced everything in my television because it previously had a black screen with no lighting. Now it doesn't turn on at all and all I have is audio. What could be the cause ?

So your television stops working properly and you think it must be easy to fix, because you can buy boards on eBay, and you can watch YouTube videos. So you make a decision, you buy a board and you fit it, but the television still doesn't work! This is a classic case of the 'let's try replacing this' method of television repair and illustrates why it is a bad idea. It doesn't work for a number of reasons. To correctly diagnose issues, you need to know every board, what is does and every component on the board. You need to know which part has failed, replace the component, or replace the board. The parts you purchased off eBay were probably out of scrapped sets and not tested. The part your put in was dead when you put it in, so you just moved on to another guess at what might be the cause and replace a board that is fine. And so it goes on, you change all the boards and it still doesn't work. Did you notice the large print that says 'No Refunds, NO Returns'. This is to stop you sending your old one back and saying it didn't work, but the unscrupulous use it as an excuse to get money for selling items that may not work! The course to be a television engineer is 2 years full time education, take it to someone that knows how to diagnose and fix. It is by far the cheapest option. The part that failed might be a 20 cents fuse diode hard soldered to a board. They will charge you $2 parts and an hours labour. Take it for service.

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Feb 11, 2020


The RMT-TX1020 is not a remote that I find online. There is a Sony RMT-TX102U which is included with several models, including the KDL-32R500C. First, what input are you using on the TV? If you are watching OTA (analog or digital), then if captions are available, you should be able to press the Subtitle (CC) button below the Channel Up/Down buttons on the remote. There are three choices for Caption Display: On/Off/On when sound muted. You can also adjust the type of captions. In most cases, you'll want to use CC1 for both Analog or Digital captions. Navigate through the menu using the select (the center + button) and the arrow keys as with all the other menus. If you are using a set-top box (cable, streaming, Blue-ray player), you probably need to enable the subtitles or captions at that device. It could be in a hardware settings menu and not a function controlled by their remote control.

My current TV setup includes IPTV (fiber-optic internet). To enable subtitles, I need to go to the Menu and then to Settings. Then I enter a password provided by the ISP and go to the Hardware > Audio > Captions menu. On a neighbor's satellite dish receiver that served two TVs, enabling captions on the second TV (for their hearing-impaired relative) required enable captions in the Hardware settings for the primary TV.

The subtitle button usage is described on page 30 on the manual for this TV. Sony has the manual on the product support page: https://www.sony.com/electronics/support/televisions-projectors-lcd-tvs/kdl-32r500c. The current link to the manual is https://www.sony.com/electronics/support/res/manuals/4562/45622791M.pdf .

I hope this helps. Please add a comment with the video source for your TV if you want further assistance.

Cindy Wells

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Feb 10, 2020


Here is a question that we see often.

Question:

I've replaced everything in my television because it previously had a black screen with no lighting. Now it doesn't turn on at all and all I have is audio. What could be the cause ?
So your television stops working properly and you think it must be easy to fix, because you can buy boards on eBay, and you can watch YouTube videos. So you make a decision, you buy a board and you fit it, but the television still doesn't work! This is a classic case of the 'let's try replacing this' method of television repair and illustrates why it is a bad idea. It doesn't work for a number of reasons. To correctly diagnose issues, you need to know every board, what is does and every component on the board. You need to know which part has failed, replace the component, or replace the board. The parts you purchased off eBay were probably out of scrapped sets and not tested. The part your put in was dead when you put it in, so you just moved on to another guess at what might be the cause and replace a board that is fine. And so it goes on, you change all the boards and it still doesn't work. Did you notice the large print that says 'No Refunds, NO Returns'. This is to stop you sending your old one back and saying it didn't work, but the unscrupulous use it as an excuse to get money for selling items that may not work! The course to be a television engineer is 2 years full time education, take it to someone that knows how to diagnose and fix. It is by far the cheapest option. The part that failed might be a 20 cents fuse diode hard soldered to a board. They will charge you $2 parts and an hours labour.

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Feb 07, 2020


try google but doubt they will work together

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Feb 05, 2020


and if it works otherwise why worry about a click when powering off . as we say if not broke do not fix

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Jan 23, 2020


ASK GOOGLE FOR CODE LIST

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Jan 22, 2020


If it came with batteries replace them with new Duracell batteries. The batteries are probably Chinese, low quality and partially drained.

It is never good to use Universal remotes. These days people buy Facsimile remotes which are a clone of the original will all the same buttons and features as the original.

Google

Sony Bravia (model number) replacement remote

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Jan 15, 2020


Hi John, I searched under "error code 71101 sony VCR" you'll get quite a few hits including fixya but there are several others which could be worth a look.

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Jan 03, 2020


It may be dust built up and you have to get a DVD insert that's made especially for cleaning the inside of the player

Sony Televison &... | Answered on Jan 03, 2020

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