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My sharp 70in tv comes on but after a while the picture and

My sharp 70in tv comes on but after a while the picture and sound fade out so there is nothing on screen and no sound .Any logical reason?

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Vizio TV won't accept any kind of direct (hard wire )

Vizio TV won't accept any kind of direct (hard wire ) input,after a lightning storm. (strangely it did not trip the surge protector). I have tried each HDMI port, ethernet, cable wire from the Xfinity X1 box. On each option I tried all three ports and each time received the same message "NO SIGNAL" I then brought in a different older model TV and attached it to the X! box with the cable wire and it worked. I later tried the amazon button on the Vizio control button and I was able to get programming through Wi-Fi. My tests showed the X1 is OK and the TV audio and video work, and the problem is the input.1. is there a way to reset my TV or is it fried?2. If it has damage, is it a costly repair?3. It it possible to run the Xifinity X1 throug Wi-Fi?

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Jack

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Recently purchased a Sony HD 43" tv and finally got it set

Recently purchased a Sony HD 43" tv and finally got it set up to Comcast when I discovered the receptacle for the head phones is broken (circle is split and too small to hold the plug in terminal) Can this be repaired? Or do I have to return the set and, if so, where to?

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Panasonic Viera. Red light blinking 14 times. I have

Panasonic Viera. Red light blinking 14 times. I have unplugged, held power button down and held power button and volume at same time.JA: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?Customer: It's wall mounted so I don't know where to look. Cant' find manual. About 4 yearsJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: Im using an infrared since it's wall mounted and the box is behind the wall in the closetJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: It turned on this morning about 8 and went out after about 5 minutes. We've had heavy rainfall all night, don't know it that's an issue.JA: Anything else you want the TV expert to know before I connect you?Customer: No, I don't think so.

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Jack

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I have sound but no picture - just a black/ vertical

i have sound but no picture - just a black/gray vertical displayJA: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?Customer: tv is about 5 years old - don''t know the modelJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: i use optimum/cablevision for multiple tvs and they all are okay except for this oneJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: just happened yesterday during Giants game - no warning just happenedJA: Anything else you want the TV expert to know before I connect you?Customer: not that i can think of

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Power button will not stay on with remote or tv, RCA

Power button will not stay on with remote or tvJA: What's the make and model of your television? And is the remote the same, universal, or for another device?Customer: RCA modelL32WD26DJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: No, It won't turn onJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: It didn't turn on this morning. It was on last night.JA: Anything else you want the TV expert to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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My vivid dtv receives sound and picture but after a minute

Hi, my vivid dtv receives sound and picture but after a minute or 2 , picture goes full screen blue, green, red and white. Have also lost tv panel controls and lost tuning function. Any ideas thanks. Owen

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Jack

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Samsung screen, It's about 5 years old. Checking model

samsung white screenJA: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?Customer: It's about 5 years old. Checking model numberJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: IModel number LN37A550P3F Yes, TV menu works. WE get some picture overlaid by white. Yes, same problem on all sources.JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: Just this evening. NOthing unusual before screen began getting progressively'whiterJA: Anything else you want the TV expert to know before I connect you?Customer: No, that's good. Thanks

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Aric

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It only picks up 1 digital channels when scanning, Since

It only picks up 1 digital channels when scanningJA: What's the exact make and model of your television? And how long has this been happening with the channels?Customer: Since August when I moved into my dormJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: Yes, the menu button works & no only digitalJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: August...now it turns off @ 90% scanning for channelsJA: Anything else you want the TV expert to know before I connect you?Customer: No, just trying to figure thus out

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