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LG 42pc3r, Starting problems.

When I try to start my tv it clicks two times then nothing then it clicks again. then it tries again without my interference. to stop the tv from trying again I have to unplug it. This problem doesn´t occur everytime and when it starts everything works just fine.

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    I have the LG/DVR combo and it is just 2 years old and clicks, has a delayed picture which then blacks out and the TV is just black. I called LG and they gave me a repair number. I called and they said $80 to look at it, if I pull it off the wall and take it to them. Darn!

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First thing to try is a power drain:


1. Unplug the product's power cable so that the device is not grounded to the house. Do not simply turn off the power-bar if one is in use.
2. Press and hold in the products power button for 1 minute to release the retained electricity from the capacitors and circuit board. 3. Plug the product back into the wall outlet rather than a power-bar to rule it out of contributing to the problem and turn the device back on.
If this doesn't solve the issue, it sounds like your TV's connection between the power supply and the mainboard is defective. If the power supply was shot, you would hear nothing at all. I hope the above step helps.

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

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