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The sound on our Aquos Sharp TV is off. We have disconnected

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The sound on our Aquos Sharp TV is off. We have disconnected the TIVO box, unplugged the tv and let it set 3 mins then replugged it back in, Still no sound. We have other tvs on the same system, no problem.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Hi , I`m Jack
Perhaps I can help you with this problem , let me know when you`re ready ?
Also , something wrong with the tv`s model number but we may not need it for now

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have no sound on my tv
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sfter sound stopped I reset it back to factory settings with no luck
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

O.k then , was looking at what you said and about unplugging the tv for a few minutes .

In a case like this , its not the tv to suspect first and unplug but the source itself , in this case the cable box .

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

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We did turn off the cable box and tv. And tried the satellite and did player also with no sound
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
After restarting tv and cable still no sound
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

O.k then in that case if you tried other equipment with the same result then yes you are looking at a problem with the tv and now I will need the exact model number ?

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

If it is a 60 " then it will start with LC-60........

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Never mind I answered myself

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
LC-60SQ15U sharp aquo
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Thanks

And you said that the sound went all of sudden ?

You did not adjust or change anything prior to that ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No watching the ball game and sound suddenly stopped
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

O.k then that does it , your TV's audio circuit went defective and I can tell you that this circuit is integral to the main board that cost around $100 if you were to buy it yourself.

This would mean well over $250 to have a shop replace this for you at home but there are work arounds if you are interested .

How do you want to proceed from here ?
Look into this yourself or the repair shop ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you but we will replace the tv
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

No problem , Much welcome and please do not forget to rate so i can get compensated for my time helping you.

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Any more questions on this ?

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

If you don`t have any more questions for now then please do take the time to rate my answer by clicking on the star icons at the top, then click on Submit , this is how I make a living and that rating gets me paid for my time.
Also note that it will not close this post , you can come back here at any time if you have questions.
Thanks for understanding .

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No thanks
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

No thanks ??

Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

Not sure what you are replying to here

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ref your offer on fixing the tv alternatives. We are not interested.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you goodbye
Expert:  Jack replied 1 year ago.

O.k then no problem .

If you ever change your mind you can still reach me here after rating

thanks again and please do use that rating system