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Experience:  40+ years in TV repair. Electronics Technician for 40+ years. 50+ as a hobby.
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my rca tv has sound but no picture...i can control the channels

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my rca tv has sound but no picture...i can control the channels and volume but there is no picture....the blue power light on the front is flashing.....when tv is working fine the light is solid blue....what would cause this and what do i need to do to fix it

HiCustomer Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer. The other Experts and I are working on your answer. By the way, it would help us to know:

-Could you explain your situation a little more?

What is the model number of the TV? The model number will be displayed on a tag on the back of the TV near where the power cord is attached.

How long have you owned the TV?

What have you tried to correct the problem?

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.

its an hdtv....the model # XXXXX XXXXX have own the tv for 1 year...the only thing i have tried was unplug it for 30 minutes then plugged it back in...thats it

Just to let you know I will have your answer shortly. I am refreshing my memory with the service manual.
Customer: replied 8 years ago.

You probably need a new lamp if there's no picture. More information is on page 67 of the owners manual. If you need to view or download the manual please click here.

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