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TV won't turn on

I have a Samsung LCD tv. We have been having problems with it for a few weeks now...when we turned the tv on we would have to wait at least 5 minutes for it to come on. The red light would blink and it would click. Today it just blinks and clicks and doesn't turn on at all. We also had a problem with the colour recently...a red colour over a lot of the picture. Sometimes a scene on tv would look like a bloodbath because of this! We've had the tv less than 18 it likely to be a huge repair bill, or worse still a new tv?

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  • bigger john Oct 16, 2008

    caps in power supply. but they tend to change the whole unit so this makes it sale of goods act and take back to

  • Andy Henry
    Andy Henry Dec 14, 2008

    blinks on and clicks but taking longer to start up each time i try to switch it on.

  • gibbybabe Dec 16, 2008

    **** tv wont turn on, it christmas!!!! red light blinks and a clicking noise

  • treakle Jan 26, 2009

    our tv is only 21 months old & we have the same problem of the continous clicking & flashing light for the past 8 days & each time we turn it on it takes longer for the picture to appear.Phoned Samsung and they don't wanna know {i won't ever buy or recommend a product of theirs again!} Has anyone managed to solve this problem & was it costly

  • kyjb89 Feb 28, 2009

    same problem! click on, click off, click on, click off! Had mine about 18months it started 2 days ago, this morning it did it for 15 minutes, Now i can't get it on at all and its been an hour! Hope I find the solution

  • wolf7 Apr 27, 2009

    I also been having this prolem for the past week television is less than 3 years old.


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