How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Rick williams Your Own Question
Rick williams
Rick williams, Technician
Category: TV
Satisfied Customers: 7445
Experience:  20 YEARS OF TV REPAIR ALSO HD, DLP LCD AND PLASMA EXPERIENCE
10191312
Type Your TV Question Here...
Rick williams is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

toshiba 56HM 66 blue light on yellow light blinking

Resolved Question:

toshiba 56HM 66 blue light on yellow light blinking
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.

Hello friend, Thank you for posting your question on Just Answer! I will be happy to help you with this problem, And possibly help you save on these Labor charges today, So please don't Accept my answer unless you are satisfied, Can you please give us some more information so I can better answer your question?

 

 

How old is the set?

Has any work been performed?

Can I have your model?

have you any Television electronics experience?

Do you have a meter and Tools?

Are to trying to repair your Self?

Just know what to say to the tech, to keep from getting ripped off?

 

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Set is around 5 to 6 years and no work be performed..Bad tv know for issues of lamp failing but usually when lamp fails only the yellow light blinks now the blue light stays on with yellow blinking . Toshiba 50HM66. Not meter or electronic tools Just would like to know what the the light codes as identifed mean
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.

This is possibly the Lamp ballast,, it may not be producing the correct voltage,, for the Lamp

 

graphic

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
2007 is to new. Are the indicater light codes the same a few years back
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.
What year is your tv
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Is that an expensive repair. Put alot of money in lamps for this tv,,dont know if I want to spend anymore money on the thing
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.
200.00 does depend on your location
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I believe it is 05 ,maybe 06
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.
It will say on the rear
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Dec 06
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.

Its the Lamp

 

graphic

Rick williams and other TV Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Okay. What a terrible tv . The lamps only last months, There is actually a class action suit about this . I will accept this answer, thank you for your help
Expert:  Rick williams replied 7 years ago.
your welcome