SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 no longer starts or stays on standby
You would like to watch your favorite program when, without warning, your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 television decides not to turn on, whereas an hour ago it worked very well.
It can be a frustrating time, especially if your television has no reason to be down.
That’s why we wrote this article to help you when your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 TV does not turn on or stays on standby.
Check the remote control of your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505
It may sound trivial, but if your remote does not work, your TV will not turn on when you use it.
Make sure your remote has charged and properly and has charged batteries.
If so, try using your phone and its remote control application to turn on your TV. Or simply press the on / off button on your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505.
If one of these two solutions works, the problem is with your remote control and not with your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 TV.
You can enjoy your program again!
Check connections to your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505
Sometimes, between your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 TV, decoder, internet box, DVD player, speakers and stereos, and even your game station, it may get a little tangled with all the cables behind your television. Some, with heat or sudden movement, disconnect or no longer function.
Take a look behind your TV and check that the connections are the right ones.
If this is the case, make sure there is power in the outlets.
If everything works fine but your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 TV refuses to turn on, go to the next paragraph.
Check capacitors at the back of your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505
Beware, before doing this operation, make sure you know about electricity and the like.
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If not, please go and see a professional for your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 before doing anything.
In any case, please unplug the electrical wire connected to your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 before touching the back of it.
You could get electrocuted if not doing so. Besides, we strongly advise you to work with gloves which can fully protect you from electricity before doing this operation. Capacitors are electrical components essential to the start-up of an electronic object.
They are made of an insulating piece and metal wires.
These, when spoiled, may be the reason why your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 TV does not turn on or remains on standby. But they can be changed! Be careful, if you do not feel comfortable with the following procedure, bring yourself closer to an expert who will help you for a reasonable price.
To repair capacitors on your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505, you must check the back of your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 television and disassemble the protective shell if the capacitors are not already visible.
When you see them, have a pair of pliers, and separate them from your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505.
Then place the capacitors, which you can buy for the price of bred in a store, in the right place and using a welder, assemble them to your TV. Wait a few minutes for the capacitors to cool down.
And now your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 works again!
Run the warranty of your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505
If your remote control works, your connections are good, and the capacitors do not look damaged, you can then play back the guarantee of your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 TV.
Many retailers will take your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505 to repair or provide you with another.
Some TV models may have a hardware problem and the manufacturer may be at fault. Do not hesitate to ask for a model exchange with the manufacturer of your SONY TV LED KD65XF8505, who may provide you with another free of charge as an apology.
What is Idle TV standby on Sony TV?
By setting the Idle TV power off, Idle TV Standby, or Turn off TV after feature, the TV will automatically go into standby after a certain period of inactivity.
You can prevent forgetting to turn off the power, which leads to power savings.
How do I stop my Sony TV from idling standby?
– Select System → Power & Energy → Energy Saver → Idle TV power off or Turn off TV after.
– Select System → Power and Energy → Idle TV power off.
Why is my Sony TV stuck on standby?
Running a power cycle reset is the quickest and simplest method of fixing a standby issue.
In most cases, cycling the power will resolve the issue and the TV will no longer be stuck in standby mode.
This works for a Sony Bravia reset along with most other models that have Sony standby mode.
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How do I switch my SONY TV from Safe mode to normal mode?
– To enter Safe mode, follow these steps:
– Press and hold the POWER button of the TV remote control until the a message Power off appears.
– To exit from Safe mode, press and hold the POWER button of the TV remote control until the a message Power off appears.
Why does my Sony TV keep going into standby mode?
Change your Eco settings and Timer settings to prevent your TV from going into standby or screen turning black.
If your TV goes in standby after a while or if the screen turns black while sound can still be heard, this could mean the Eco settings and/or Timer settings of your TV need to be adjusted.
Why does my SONY TV keep going to Sleep?
The screen may have been turned off due to [Sleep timer] settings.
Check the [Duration] setting of [Timer].
If the time set in [Turn off TV after] elapses, the power turns off automatically.
To check the settings, press the (Quick Settings) button on the remote control and select the following in order.
How do I stop my SONY TV from going to sleep?
– Open the Settings screen according to your TV remote options: Press the Quick settings button, then select Settings.
– The next steps depend on your TV menu options: …
– Select either Auto TV on, TV auto power on, or Device auto power off.
– Set to Off.
How do I change my Sony TV from power saving mode?
Press the HOME button, then select [Settings]. Select [System Settings] → [Eco] → [Power Saving] → the desired option.
How do I get my SONY TV off idle standby?
Select System → Power & Energy → Energy Saver → Idle TV power off or Turn off TV after.
What causes standby mode?
Entry to Modern Standby Modern Standby starts when the user causes the system to enter sleep (e.g user pressing the power button, closing the lid, idling out, or selecting Sleep from the power button in the Windows Start menu).
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