My Nintendo 64 turns on, but there's no picture.
I have an old PAL Nintendo 64 that I wanted to play the other day. Unfortunately, it wouldn't work. The machine itself turns on and the red light lights up as usual, but I can't get any picture on the screen.
I've tried different cables including an old SNES cable (that worked some years ago) and a GameCube s-video cable.
I have a fairly new TV, but I'm certain I've configured it correctly. My SNES works just fine on it.
Any help would be appreciated!
It works! I've tried:
- Removing the Expansion Pack (original) and putting it back in.
- To blow on the cartridge and on the machine (not recommended).
- Different games.
- Different AV cables (that work on my SNES).
- Cleaning the connectors on a cartridge with both dry Q-tips and with isopropyl alcohol.
When I started the machine I didn't see or hear anything. The screen didn't even flicker. I retried the steps some time later and magically it worked. I've listed all the solutions I've tried, as I don't know which one solved my problem.
Thanks for all the help!