whats up friend my gosh darn t.v. is malfunctio

greatlakes_growerJanuary 29, 2010

whats up friend my gosh darn t.v. is malfunctioing i would be grateful if you could help me friend my philips magnvox t..v all the sudden the screen went black but the sound still works and the green light on the control panel is blinking can you help it would be appreciated

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
davidandkasie

how is it hooked up? if you are using RCA cables it could be as simple as the yellow connector came unplugged. to see if it is the tv itself, simply mash the volume or channel buttons, if they display on teh screen it is a problem with getting the video to the tv, if they do not then likely the tv has no high voltage or the tube is shot. either of the last 2 cases it is not worth the cost of repair. you can get a better tv for what it would cost to fix this one.

my old phillips tv did this same thing after about 12 years. i brought it to work and the checked it(i work on electronics) and the HV power supply was shot. i just tossed it in teh dumpster.

    Bookmark   January 30, 2010 at 11:34AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
greatlakes_grower

we bought a new one

hooked up

    Bookmark   January 31, 2010 at 7:39PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
why do I have to "install"apps on my tablet?
So why do I have to install apps on my tablet that...
clairebuoyant1
seek expert on plug-in wax-tart warmers
I bought this plug-in tart warmer via the Net, made-in-china,...
jally
aspect ratio
We have 2009 insignia LCD. Am using Comcast mini hd...
stoveguyy
previous post about 50ML8105D
My previous post about my Magnavox/Phillips 50"...
tribefan53
cheap tv
got a nice working fully functional 32" lcd yesterday...
stoveguyy
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™