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Television has no picture

Our tv has no picture but perfect sound. It has red, blue, green line(thin) across the screen about eight inches from the bottom of the screen.

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  • sarahl66 Feb 24, 2008

    Television has black screen with bright horizontal line across the middle of the screen, sound seems to be okay.

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    remainder of picture ok

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That TV uses the PTK195 chassis, and the fact that you see only a thin line for each color near the bottom of the screen tells me your vertical output IC has stopped working, and is putting a small DC voltage across the yokes. I have seen this caused by a defective vertical output IC and I have also seen vertical problems caused by a small CRT coolant leak which drips onto the main board near the vertical output IC. If you do not have experience servicing the PTK195 chassis than have a qualified tech handle it for you.

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