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Kits Ayerdi III Posted on May 20, 2017

NO VIDEO Everything works with this system except when I insert a DVD you can hear the sound but no picture. You can see setup on the screen (brightness, etc.) but no video. You can hook up an external dvd player and it works as well as the built in tv tuner. But when using the dvd player it plays sound but no picture. Also, am I supposed to see a picture or background when not playing a movie or just accessing the setup on the system? Because I don't see that either. I hope anyone here can help me. Thanks.

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    Can't play video can hear the sound on my toshiba tv

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It sounds like the video signal is being routed to a different out put. Search the menu for "Source" kinds of settings. Often you will have Vid 1 and 2 and maybe HDMI 1 &2 etc. Try what looks right and keep trying all combinations (usually less than 6). Take your time, it often takes them numerous seconds to recognize the signal. The fact you see the settings means the Video is working if it just had the signal. Also, if there is any wiring involved, check the cables and maybe swap them for known good ones if possible.

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  • Posted on Jul 23, 2008

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DVD head units have one extra wire in their wiring harnesses, compared to a standard CD head unit. On mine, it's a peach-colored wire, and is the activation wire for the DVD feature. During the installation, the instructions call for this wire to be tapped into the emergency brake indicator light wire. The reason is this:

The e-brake indicator light is what is called a "ground complete" circuit. That means that the bulb always has power applied, but when you pull the brake, that puts a ground to the wire and completes the circuit, allowing it to illuminate. The head unit sees this ground, and activates the DVD player.

In my Jensen unit, I simply ran this wire to a ground (I used a screw near the fuse box), and I put a switch on the wire, so I could break the ground contact at will. Jensen calls for a procedure to activate DVD playback. In their instructions, they tell you to select DVD from the option menu, and when the "lawyer screen" comes up (the one warning you to park before you watch a movie), you release the e-brake for 3-5 seconds, and then reapply it. To simulate that with the switch I used, I leave the switch closed (activated), and select DVD. Then I flip the switch "off" for 3-5 seconds, and flip it back "on". This tricks the head unit into thinking I put the e-brake off for a few seconds and then put it back on, and the movie will start. Then I can drive away.

Basically, ground the wire that is used for DVD activation, and put a switch inline on it. Then you can break and reapply the ground in whatever manner is required by the manufacturer of your head unit. If there is no off/on sequence with yours, as there is with mine, simply ground the wire to a screw inside the dashboard and you're done.

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  • Posted on Jul 23, 2008

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DVD head units have one extra wire in their wiring harnesses, compared to a standard CD head unit. On mine, it's a peach-colored wire, and is the activation wire for the DVD feature. During the installation, the instructions call for this wire to be tapped into the emergency brake indicator light wire. The reason is this:

The e-brake indicator light is what is called a "ground complete" circuit. That means that the bulb always has power applied, but when you pull the brake, that puts a ground to the wire and completes the circuit, allowing it to illuminate. The head unit sees this ground, and activates the DVD player.

In my Jensen unit, I simply ran this wire to a ground (I used a screw near the fuse box), and I put a switch on the wire, so I could break the ground contact at will. Jensen calls for a procedure to activate DVD playback. In their instructions, they tell you to select DVD from the option menu, and when the "lawyer screen" comes up (the one warning you to park before you watch a movie), you release the e-brake for 3-5 seconds, and then reapply it. To simulate that with the switch I used, I leave the switch closed (activated), and select DVD. Then I flip the switch "off" for 3-5 seconds, and flip it back "on". This tricks the head unit into thinking I put the e-brake off for a few seconds and then put it back on, and the movie will start. Then I can drive away.

Basically, ground the wire that is used for DVD activation, and put a switch inline on it. Then you can break and reapply the ground in whatever manner is required by the manufacturer of your head unit. If there is no off/on sequence with yours, as there is with mine, simply ground the wire to a screw inside the dashboard and you're done.

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  • Posted on Jul 08, 2009

SOURCE: wont play throught speakers only crakles

If everything is hooked up correctly, you may need to wire harness. It could be a bad capacitor in the audio outputs. Easy to try wire harness first. Sometimes turning off and back on again works.

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  • Posted on Feb 07, 2010

SOURCE: why picture does not show when playing dvd?

you need to hook up the parking break wire on the back of the radio. usually light green

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  • Posted on Jan 10, 2011

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What Kind of Vehicle Do you Drive... It is Possible that you have a Factory Amp installed that runs all the stock speakers in the vehicle(LF, RF, LR, RR.). You would have locate the Amp remote wire for the stock amp and hook it up to the remote amp wire on your deck.

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