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How do I get my color restored on my sansui

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How do I get my color restored on my sansui
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Hello , my name is Jack
Perhaps I can help you with this problem but first i would have a few questions like the tv`s model number so could you please send me a reply when you see this ?

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

What type of cables /connection do you have between the cable box and tv ?
Is it HDMI or color coded component cables ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Thanks and what seem to be the problem with the colors ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The color was working last night turned tv on this morning and it was in black and white
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

I see and you said you have a HDMI connection?

If so then start with a cable box reboot ;

Pull the cable box`s power cord off the wall outlet (cable box only) for a minute.

In the mean time pull the hdmi cable out and back in at both ends
Also turn off the tv and turn it back on only after you plug back the cable box power cord.
Note that it may take a couple of minutes for the cable box to reboot after you plug it back ,just give it time.

let me know how that goes

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

If the cable box reboot does not do it then go for the tv reboot ;

Unplug the TV's power cord and hold the power button directly on the tv ,keep holding it for 20 secs or so then let the tv sit unplugged for a couple of minutes before you try it again.

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

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Thank you

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Need any more help with this ?