Question about Westinghouse LTV20V2 20 in. EDTV-Ready LCD Television
If there is a flashing led on front of the monitor, that indicates a fault condition.
The flashing light indicates a diagnostic state called protection.
When the Monitor goes on protection there are only two possible causes.
1 The internal circuits are jammed because of electrostatic charges accumulating on capacitors, or because of a wrong voltage read by the main chip on your monitor controller board. this started the protection circuit.
2 The protection circuit detected a wrong voltage or a broken contact, identified an internal fault and kicked in , starting the flashing light.
If you are in situation one, then the monitor will reset just unplugging power cord for one or two hours, sometimes even minutes.
If you are in situation 2 , then there is an internal fault.
Common faults that can occurr suddenly are a blown capacitor on power board, the inverter board powering up backlight lamp has blown, or a fault on main lcd controller board.
check also the video cable, if the cable is shorting, or the connector is bad, you can get same flashing state because of the video cable.
Check connectors, try moving the video cable, and if the cable is not built in, then also try a replacement cable.
If under warranty contact manufacturer to find out a service point.
If you want to repair at your own expenses, just locate any good qualified repairer.
Posted on Mar 06, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 07, 2011 | Samsung BX2231 21 inch Monitor
May 14, 2010 | Computers & Internet
May 12, 2010 | ViewSonic E50C 15" CRT Monitor
Jan 14, 2009 | Advueu Technology ADV178T 17" Flat Panel...
Nov 18, 2008 | LG Flatron L1750S 17" LCD Monitor
Oct 30, 2008 | Dell E172FP 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor
Aug 01, 2008 | Gateway FPD2275W LCD Monitor
Jun 10, 2008 | X2Gen MG19MY 19" LCD Monitor
Dec 24, 2007 | Elo 1724L (Dark Gray) 17 in. Flat Panel...
Dec 14, 2007 | ViewSonic VA1703wb Monitor
Dec 09, 2010 | Westinghouse LTV20V2 20 in. EDTV-Ready LCD...
1,624 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: