Friday, October 16, 2015

SONY KDL-32EX700 - KDL-40EX700 - KDL-40EX703 - KDL-46EX700 - KDL-46EX701 - KDL-46EX703 - KDL-52EX700 - KDL-52EX701 - KDL-52EX703 - KDL-60EX700 - KDL-60EX701 - KDL-60EX703 SERVICE MODE LED BLINKING CODE AND FACTORY RESET

SONY KDL-32EX700 - KDL-40EX700 - KDL-40EX703 - KDL-46EX700 - KDL-46EX701 - KDL-46EX703 - KDL-52EX700 - KDL-52EX701 - KDL-52EX703 - KDL-60EX700 - KDL-60EX701 - KDL-60EX703

SERVICE MODE  LED BLINKING CODE AND FACTORY RESET 

DIAGNOSTIC TEST INDICATORS
When an error occurs, the STANDBY LED will flash a set number of times to indicate the possible cause of the problem. If there is more than one error, the LED will identify the first of the problem areas. Result for all of the following diagnostic items are displayed on screen.
If the screen displays a “0”, no error has occurred .
LED BLINKING AND POSSIBILITIES 

Diagnostic
Item
Diagnostic Item
Description
Number of times
Standby LED blinks
Possible Location

RGB_SEN
RGB Sensor ACK Error
NA
NA
MAIN_POWER


Main Power
Over Voltage Protection

2


BAL Board

DC_ALERT

DC Alert


3

BAL Board
DTT-WDT
DTT Error
AUD_PROT
Audio Error Detection
BALANCER
Panel Balancer Error
4
BAL Board
TCON ERR
TCON Error
5


BAL Board
LCD Panel
TCON Control MT Board
HFR ERR
HFR Error
P_ID_ERR
Panel ID NVM Error
BACKLITE
Backlight Error
6
BAL Board
TEMP_ERR
Temperature Error
7
BAL Board
FAN_ERR
Fan Error
(Not Used in these models)

NA

VIEWING THE SELF CHECK DIAGNOSTIC LIST
For errors with symptoms such as “power sometimes shuts off” or “screen sometimes goes out” that cannot be confirmed, it is possible to bring up past occurrences of a failure for confirmation on the Self Check diagnostic screen:
1. TV must be in standby mode. (Power off).
2. Press the following buttons on the Remote Commander within a second of each other:
DISPLAY > Channel 5 > Volume - > POWER
CLEARING THE SELF CHECK DIAGNOSTIC LIST
Since the diagnostic results displayed on the screen are not automatically cleared, always check the self-diagnostic screen after you have completed the repairs to be sure you have cleared the result display to “0”.
1. To clear the Error history and Error count: Press the Channel 8 Channel 0 .
2. To clear the Panel operation time: Press the Channel 7 Channel 0 .
EXITING THE SELF CHECK DIAGNOSTIC SCREEN
1. To exit the Self Diagnostic screen, turn off the power to the TV by pressing the POWER button on the remote or the POWER button on the TV.
ACCESSING SERVICE ADJUSTMENT MODE
1. TV must be in Standby Mode. (POWER off).
2. Press the following buttons on the Remote Commander
within a second of each other:
DISPLAY > Channel 5 > Volume + > POWER
VIEWING THE SERVICE MENUS
Use the Remote Commander to view the Digital, Chassis and Sub Service Menus and their options.
3. To display the Service Menu that contains the Category you want to adjust, press JUMP or OPTIONS on the Remote Commander.
WHITE BALANCE ADJUSTMENTS
White Balance adjustment data is located on the Digital Service Menu.
1. TV must be in Standby Mode. (POWER off).
2. Press the following buttons on the Remote Commander within a second of each other:
DISPLAY > Channel 5 > Volume + > POWER
NOTE: If the Digital Service Menu is not displayed, press JUMP or OPTIONS .
3 Press 2 to move to “006 WB” Category.
4. Press 0 to enter White Balance Adjustment mode.
5. To select the White Balance Adjustment setting that needs to be changed, do the following:
a. To select R_DRV, press 1.
b. To select G_DRV, press 2.
c. To select B_DRV, press 3.
d. To select R_BKG, press 4.
e To select G_BKG, press 5.
f. To select B_BKG, press 6.
6. After selecting the White Balance setting, press ENT to display the edit screen.
The screen displays a “Please input WB items” message.
7. Using the numbers buttons on the remote, enter the Data Value for the White Balance setting (value must be between 1 and 255).
8. Press ENT to WRITE (save) the changes.
9. To exit White Balance Adjustment, press JUMP or OPTIONS
RESETTING THE TV TO FACTORY CONDITION
Use the following instructions to restore the User Adjustments and Channel Memory settings to the preset factory conditions.
1.
While holding down the on the Remote Commander, press the POWER button on the TV Switch Unit of the set. The set restarts and displays the Initial Setup screen. This may take several minutes.
RESETTING THE TV TO FACTORY CONDITION USING SERVICE MODE
1. TV must be in Standby Mode. (POWER off).
2. Press the following buttons on the Remote Commander within a second of each other:
DISPLAY > Channel 5 > Volume + > POWER .
3. If necessary, press JUMP or OPTIONS to go to DIGITAL mode.
4. Press 8.
“SERVICE” changes to green RST.
5. Press MUTING.
RST executes the command and displays EXE.
6. Press 0 .
EXE-RST displays green, then red indicating the TV is writing the data.
7. When the process is complete the green SERVICE text displays.
8. Cycle AC Power (Unplug and Plug AC Cord from the AC Outlet).
9. The set restarts and displays the Initial Setup screen. This may take several minutes.