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HOOKED ELEMENTS FLX3210 TO LAPTOP TV DIED ONLY RED LIGHT WILL COME ON

HEY GURUS

PLEASE HELP I CONNECTED MY 32 INCH ELEMENTS TO PC LAPTOP VIA VGA, NOW WHEN I PLUG TV UP ONLY RED LIGHT COMES ON, NO PICTURE NO SOUND, PLEASE ADVISE WHAT PART OF TV MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGE AND POINT ME INTO RIGHT DIRECTION OF PURCHASING NEEDED PART, I AM A COMPUTER PERSON

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  • lj313us Oct 07, 2008

    no the red light just automatically comes time i plug in the electric cord i dont press anything

  • clevenstine Dec 07, 2008

    I had the same problem happen to me once before. I unplugged the power supply and when I plugged it back in, everything was working fine. However, it just happened to me again and the "reboot" didn't fix it this time. Help!

  • wren337 Jan 10, 2009

    Same problem flx-3210 - out of warranty repair is $275. they must be seeing a lot of these the woman knew exactly what I was talking about. Spread the word, element and proview (parenty company) TVs are junk. Mine lasted two weeks out of waranty.

  • Anonymous Feb 04, 2009

    i have the same problem was it the main board that went bad?

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    please help me

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Sounds like you need a new main board the light in the front comes on when you push the power button right?

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  • Blkhippo Oct 07, 2008

    If you are getting a light that comes on in the front when you plug it in that means your power supply is ok. I'm pretty sure you need a new main board its the board that has all your inputs on it. It controls and processes the singals that are applied to the tv, Like HDMI, component etc. If it is under warranty I would contact the store where you bought it and see what your options are to get it repaired if not contact your local service center for help.

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