TV Repair Tips


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Size Model Chassis Symptom Problem Description Fix
13CS-1348R VideoDark or No VideoC213 (10uF/50V) located at pin 36 of IC201. C204 (1uF/50V) at pin 35 of IC201
13CS-1348R Videono video or dark videoVR201 (50kohm, #127C081010)
13CS-1348R VideoNo VideoC106
13CS-1348R Videono video, has sound and rasterC106, C204, C213, C517 and VR201
21CS-20SX1 PowerShutdownC519 (100uF/50V), C517 (1uF/50V), C520 (1uF/50V)
21CS-20SX1 Videoonly a thin horizontal line on the screenResolder Vertical IC
21CS20SX1 PowerUnit shuts off when channels are changedC515
26CS-2656R  Video Snowy Picture replace R773(2.7k)
26CS-2656R  Video Intermittent video Remove glue around C772
27CS-2610R VideoPicture is just snowR515 (3.3ohm/.25W)
27CS-2610R Videopic too bright with lines in itD552 (#264P295020), R560 (1.2ohm/.25W)
27CS-2610R Videolines at top of picture, stretchedR521 (1.2ohm/.25W)
27CS-26301XM1AudioSound whinesC721, C722 (both 10uF/50V)
27CS-2656R  VideoNo video or raster, audio OKC773 (470uF/50V)
27CS-2656R  Videovideo is intermittentC772
27CS-2656R  Tunerdoesn’t always tune in channelsR773 (2.7kohm/.5W) remove glue from top of board
27CS-2656R  Tunertuner is intermittentC110 (.47uF/35V)
27CS-26EX1 VideoPiP rolling side to side or up and down, would not sync with the main pictureC7031 (.22uF/50V)
27CS-26EX1 VideoPic fades in and out, rolls sometimesC7031 (4.7uF/35V, on pip board)
27CS-27405JU-2Videono luminenceDL202 (#337P096070, on A/V board)
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: Don't kill yourself.  If you do, don't blame us...  We totally warned you.  These tips are intended for qualified service technicians that know what they're doing.  Unqualified persons should never service their own equipment.  Televisions contain very high voltage that could kill you.