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If your Sony Bravia TV has a red, green or blue tint here are some steps you can take to troubleshoot and resolve the problem. First, you will need to determine if the TV is malfunctioning. By pressing the “Home" button on your Bravia TV remote ...
Overscan occurs on your high definition LCD, plasma and projection TVs when the video image is enlarged slightly and the outer 3% is cropped off. Engadget HD has an extremely thorough explanation of overscan, but we’ll boil down the important poin...
So you’re finally getting around to upgrading from an old 32″ cathode-ray tube TV to a 32″ widescreen TV and you can’t wait to see that bigger picture. Well, don’t get too excited because the picture will actually be smaller on your new TV. As the...
One of the most common questions from new widescreen TV owners is: “Why are there black bars on my widescreen TV?" The simple answer is that your TV and the video you watching have different aspect ratios. There is nothing wrong with your TV. Thi...
If your Plasma or LCD TV picture is blurry or fuzzy there are several things that may be causing the problem. It’s worth running through the following list before seeking service. You may find yourself saving the full cost of a TV repair. Make s...
Looking around at the Pioneer plasma TV repair support site you can get a sense of common repair problems they have with their TVs. They list only 6 problems in their FAQ, leading me to believe these are their most common issues. Or at least the o...
British Columbia’s Burnaby NewsLeader spoke to TV repair technicians who say the advent of cheaper flat-panel TVs is reducing the demand for their skills. Raymond Manoukian, the general manager of Spectrum Electronics in Burnaby, remembers when t...
A news report out of Pittsburgh offers anecdotal evidence that people are doing more TV repairs than usual because of the economy. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review interviews local TV repair shop owners who say their business is steady and even incre...
A Best Buy customer has posted details on Best Buy’s own customer forums of his frustrating 6-week journey to unsuccessfully get his TV repaired. He details a lot of technician visits and a lot of unnecessary parts ordered, only to be left with t...
Today we posted a new article on repairing a broken LCD TV screen. Due to the cost involved in purchasing a new screen, most people will choose to simply replace the broken LCD TV with a new set. But if you are a hardy tinkerer we have some tips ...