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My Go Video 32" flat screen HDTV will stay on for 5 to 10 seconds then shuts off!

At first my tv would cut off a few times after being on for about 5-10 secs then I get up and turn it on using the tv's on/off switch. (remote controls power button didn't work for this problem) after maybe 5 go rounds it would stay on but eventually it got to the point where it would not stay on for more than 10 secs at all. (Even after 20+ attempts) It seems like its trying to get warm in order to stay on but it won't stay on long enough to get warmed up. (I'm guessing)
Its a fairly new tv that we got from a rental place and for the first 6 months it worked fine and then slowly started developing this problem. I noticed in the begging when I would turn it on and off quickly the tv would stay on, don't know if that helps diagnose the problem but anything you suggest would help.
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  • ms quinn Sep 29, 2008

    I have the same problem with our 32 inch Hyundai LCD. In order to get it on again I have to keep hitting the reset button on the back of the TV and hope eventually, after many, many attempts, it stays on. It's simply a matter of 'hit or miss' since I have no idea what's causing the problem, nor do I know what to do to stop it. So, any help resolving this would be very much appreciated at this time.

  • Anonymous Mar 09, 2009

    Like my Proview lcd 32 wide wont stay on ether, it worked fine for a month or so then it cut off and when i turn it back on it cuts right off, but it says its on but there is no picture

  • raywygo Apr 22, 2009

    This has happened to me also, my video cuts out after a while but the audio is still there. And everytime I turn it back on it cuts out quicker

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I had the same problem its not tht it needs to warm up to stay the problem is its geting to hot take back cover off an mount a small electrical fan facing the power supply an make sure the fan is on an blowing cool air towards the board an then turn the tv on this should fix ur problem i done it to mine an its been working fine ever since an its been two years

Posted on Aug 24, 2014

I have the same exact problem with my Go Video 32" HDTV. Yesterday the power stayed on for several hours, now it wont stay on for more than 5 - 8 minutes.

Please someone help!

TJ@streetkidssoftball.com

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

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