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Picture & sound shuts off

Picture & sound shut off after a few minutes of being on (not the tv itself). A few seconds later the tv turns off. Power indicator light blinks red. After unplugging and plugging back in, tv is on without having to push any buttons. Same result, picture & sound, then the tv shuts off, red flashing power light.

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    sounds like what my problem is

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I had a similar problem with my Phillips 42 in. LCD HD TV.

Here's the problem. The Power Supply Board. I opened my TV up(warranty was up of course) and found several bad capacitors. Phillips and several other companies were sold capacitors that although were highly rated failed within 5 years because of a lack of preservatives. All sorts of electronic equipment is now being effected due to these defective capacitors.
Solutions?
1. Take it in and have it fixed
2. Open it up, check the board for faulty capacitors(bulged or leaking) Buy a new Power supply board and install it.
3. Remove PSB, remove faulty capacitors and replace with compatible new ones.

Hope this helps

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