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Sony television will not turn on

I have a 3 year old Sony FD Trinitron Wega KV-30HS510 30" HDTV monitor that will not power up.

About a week ago it decided to just not turn on. For the first week we were able to get it to turn back on after waiting a few hours, but now it will not turn on at all. The set also has a blinking red light, I believe it repeatedly blinks 7 times.

When we were able to turn it back on, we had no problem, picture was beautiful as well as the sound. After a couple days of having this problem we decided to leave the set on. After a couple days with the set left on, no problem during this time, my daughter accidentally turned it off. Now it will not come on at all.

This is a flat screen television that is extremely heavy, at least 200 pounds, or at least that is what I have been told. All that I know is that I can barely move it.

I have been doing some research and it seems to be a very common problem, especially with this paticular model. I have read that many people are upset that Sony has never issued a recall to the point that they will never buy another Sony product again, even after being loyal sony costomers for years.. If you could help in any way, I would be so grateful...Sharon

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Your right it is a common problem for Sony direct view tvs you could have a couple of problems. One your video IC is bad. you could have a puffed cap on the power supply. Or you could have a bad horizontal IC. If you really want to get it fixed I would contact your local service center. But you are probbly looking at around 200-300 to get it fixed if partes are avialable.

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