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I replaced the DLP chip in a Samsung HLT6187SX/XAA at first

I replaced the DLP chip in a Samsung HLT6187SX/XAA at first the screen was all color pixels, then it worked nicely, and now it is all pixels again.JA: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?Customer: It is like the video signal is messed up. It's fairly old, it'snot my set, so I don't know.JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: the menu works fine and you can see the channel display, but the source images is bad.JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: Well, we had the snow storm problem before. Determined the DLP was bad. Just replaced that today.JA: Is there anything else the TV Technician should be aware of?Customer: just that the picture problem is the same regardless of antenna or HDMI input.

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It keeps switching off to a different input. I can put it

It keeps switching off to a different input. I can put it back to my cable input but it only stays for like 5-10 seconds then switches to a different input againJA: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?Customer: one minute...JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: im not sure model number. it is a 60-inch flat screen wall mountedJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: only since yesterday everything was always good beforeJA: Is there anything else the TV Technician should be aware of?Customer: i don't think so

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I am trying to buy a wireless Adaptor for our 2010 panasonic

I am trying to buy a wireless Adaptor for our 2010 panasonic tv model no TH-P65VT20AJA: Just to clarify, what's the exact model of your Panasonic? And can you guesstimate how old it is?Customer: 8 years oldJA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?Customer: i have brought a wifi adaptor and it will not workJA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?Customer: we would like to connect to internet wireless

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I hav e a Sony Bravia KDL-v40XBR1 tv with a RM-YD002 Wega

I hav e a Sony Bravia KDL-v40XBR1 tv with a RM-YD002 Wega Gate remote. I plugged my Fire box in with the HDMI cable and power, turned on the tv and nothing happened. I suppose I have to change the tv inputs but I don't know how. All the instructions say push the home button on the remote then go to the settings and channels/inputs etc. Trouble is when I go to settings there is no selection for channels/inputs. What do I do? Thank

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I have a Westinghouse TV that comes on, but has a blue

I have a Westinghouse TV that comes on, but has a blue triangle in the majority of the screen that says18G0W012FACTORYThe DVD player in the TV plays a DVD...but the message is covering the picture and I am getting no sound! Can you help me?

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Tc p55gt50. quit broadcasting in 1080. TC P55gt50 model. 4+

tc p55gt50. quit broadcasting in 1080.JA: What's the model number of your TV? How old is it?Customer: TC P55gt50 model. 4+ years oldJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: Menu works. all sources have problem. I thinkJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: Started a month ago. New vcr box but it broadcast in 1080 after that.JA: Is there anything else important you think the TV Technician should know?Customer: no

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I have lost my tv signal in our living room. I have service

I have lost my tv signal in our living room. I have service in the other part of my home. I tried unplugging the box but all I get are a select few stations.JA: What's the make and model of your tv, and can you guesstimate how old it is?Customer: It is a Vizio and about 3 years oldJA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?Customer: About 4 hours. I tried unplugging the box, changing the HDMI connections but to no availJA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?Customer: I don't think it is service from the outside. I believe it is in the box.

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LC32D59U when I choose input, it will toggle correctly,

LC32D59U when I choose input, it will toggle correctly, however when i then change channel it will revert back to tv settingJA: What's the make and model of your tv, and can you guesstimate how old it is?Customer: LC32D59U Sharp Aquos 2011 modelJA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: Yes have tried all HDMI outletsJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: about 2 weeks ago, noticed it, dont know if any event that changedJA: Is there anything else important you think the TV Technician should know?Customer: dont know

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Vizio M502i-B1. After rehanging it the picture has a 'cloud'

Vizio M502i-B1. After rehanging it the picture has a 'cloud' at top of screen with green and red pin lines running vertically. Replaced TCon board and power board and still have same issue.JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Vizio is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: About 3 years. M502i-B1JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?Customer: let me tryJA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?Customer: can faintly see the menu under the white vertical patch. This happened last week. Took TV off the wall to pull in new HDMI cord and when I rehung it, this happened. The cloudy look and pin lines are there no matter which HDMI port is in use. I can see a faint picture, but it also has a ghost picture about 3 - 4" above itself - make sense?JA: Is there anything else the TV Technician should be aware of?Customer: A few weeks ago the tv seemed to hang up between off and on. Had to unplug to reset.

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