CE Tech Tips — May 2019wpengine
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Hitachi TV, 60SX2K
Reason for Service: Loss of color
Solution: Replaced X-501 and C508.
Reason for Service: Power supply fix
Solution: Replace the following: Q600 & 601, D607, 610 & 640, R608 & F601.
Panasonic TV, H50PE70U
Reason for Service: Set shuts down when trying to turn on. Shows 12 blink error code.
Solution: Ohm speakers for a short, unplug it if one is found, then try set again. Replace shorted speaker.
Philips TV, 40PFL3705D/F7 (Serial # beginning with YA1)
Reason for Service: No picture, but has backlight and audio
Solution: F100 on panel controller board was bad. Replace with 3.15A SMD. #PNF10148.
Sanyo TV, DP42647
Reason for Service: Set has black screen, but sound okay
Solution: Found shorted diode on T-Con board: CP4, SR34
Sharp TV, LC-52C6400U
Reason for Service: Dead; error, one long, one short.
Solution: Found bad diode on power board: D7805. MUR460.
Sony TV, KDL-40V4100
Reason for Service: Picture solarized
Solution: Look for bad AS15 chips on T-Con.
Toshiba TV, XV645U
Reason for Service: Dead set; all fuses okay
Solution: Replacing IC Q880 fixed set. STRY6456.
Vizio TV, L37HDTV10A
Reason for Service: Set locks up when going to tuner setup on digital input.
Solution: Replaced digital tuner board, #3370-0052-0187.