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P42W46X Zenith Plasma - No Picture - Mostly Yellow on screen

Turned on one day and No Picture - portion of screen is mostly yellow in color and will move left to right if I push the menu button -- when moved all the way to the right and I push the volume button a couple times the volume will come on and the picture goes to full screen and then is a variety of colors with vertical lines. you can not see any actual pictures at all - just colors and vertical lines. Any ideas ? TV is 3 years old but has been broken like this for 1 1/2 or 2 of those and has been sitting since Jan 06 - figured i would try and get it fixed finally if not too expensive. Thanks

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  • Rickyp42w46x Jan 26, 2009

    The sound works, but heres the picture:

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2009

    same problem!!!!!!!! help?

  • browndwz Mar 25, 2009

    I have the same problem as the picture above, it just started today when i turned the set on. It's a four year old set.

  • Anonymous Apr 28, 2009

    same-- 4 years old tv. just fuzz tv! no picture. I came home one day and it was like this. 1 month past the warranty

  • Anonymous May 14, 2009

    Same problem! 4 years old & warrenty ran out 1 week prior.

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Mine looks like too, but the line running across isn't on my set, picture looks like this, and the sound works fine. I took the tuner board all the way out and turned the set on and it did the same thing, then I unplugged the top wire on the board next to the tuner board and the screen went black. plugged it back in and the screen came back with the scrambled picture. Anyone know why? Bad mainboard maybe? the left of the tuner board?

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I have the same problem

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