Question about Vizio P4 46 in. HD-Ready Plasma Television

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Vizio vp50 tv worked fine when i went to bed last night but when i got up this morning i could hear the channels but could not see them. have messed with it and get a real fuzzy, grainy, black and white picture that travels from side to side. bought tv this past august.

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  • Anonymous Feb 28, 2008

    the screen is blue and the buttons do nothing

  • jawslinc Mar 10, 2008

    Get sound but no picture. Vizio p50. 2years old. Any ideas?

  • Anonymous Sep 12, 2008

    Went to bed woke up and tv;s not working i can hear it but no picture what little picture there is is black and white and moves side to side.

  • Anonymous Oct 17, 2008

    same problem: have sound but picture is 'scrambled'. can see tv in pip mode but not full screen. was playing with rgb mode before turning off tv. tv worked though before shutting off. turning on again 2 hours later resulted in scrambled screen.

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    Out of nowhere the picture quality of my hdtv went haywire, the tv shows looks grainy and there is a big black spot the moves over it. Could it be some digitizer problem? is it fixable? can I fix it myself?

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    Downstairs tv works fine on same antenna



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For my particular problem, I unplugged everything (including the power cable) and let the TV sit for a couple of hours. I plugged in just the power and cable and was able to turn the TV on and have everything working again. I reconnected all my other cables and haven't had a problem since (even the RGB is working). I will NOT buy another vizio though (I have two) as they seem to have intermittent issues (and their product support is awful - trying to blame the cable company for product issues).

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Maybe the scart has gone or it is not in properly hope this helps..

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