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T.V. turns itself off

My television turns itself off and won't turn back on without resetting by unplugging and plugging back into an electrical outlet. The last time I tried to reset the television it Autolocked itself out of every channel. How can I fix this problem. The television is only about 4 & 1\2 years old.

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  • Kevin Hunter Sep 13, 2006

    The picture is normal. The television just goes off like someone hits the power button. When the t.v. goes off it won't respond to the buttons on the set itself or the remote. Also the television is autolocked out of every channel or alternate input. Is there a factory default code for unlocking the channels because I never set the autolock with a code?

  • Gladz1225 Nov 14, 2007

    My 55" TV shuts off and I can not get a picture, has good sound however the background on the tv picture is blue and got lines. How can I fix this problem

  • Anonymous Jan 20, 2008

    i have brand new citizen tv and the lock picture is on the left hand corner and no channels will come up remote will do nothing except turn it on but no picture how do i get picture back and how do you turn lock off

  • batcherv Aug 27, 2008

    We have a similar problem. We call our tv possesed. We'll be sitting here watching tv and all of a sudden the tv will start changing channels and then start adjusting the picture on it's own. It'll run through all the channels and then eventually stop. What's wrong with this TV?

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    im trying to reset my television without a remote

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Before any attempt to deep cause of problem, unsolder first all the tack switches in the front panel of tv.then turn on the tv using remote control observe? cuz maybe one of the switches is stock.if not,proceed to eeprom servicing which is u have to look for service mode of ur tv model to unlock it and reset it to factory value.

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The TV set worked and then just went off for no reason. When it is turned on it shows the timer light flashing. Can this timer problem be solved without the use of the remote or do we need it?

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Yeah it goes a weird shape. really thin and the sides move in moreso

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Can you tell us what the picture looks like when it turns off like the very few seconds before goes off?

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What make/model is the TV?

If it's in a cabinet or other enclosure, try taking it out - it may be overheating.

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