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TV won't turn on

I have a 2 year-old Mitsubishi 1080 series that won't turn on. The TV already has a history of turning off all by itself for no apparent reason. When this happens, it shuts itself off, the little green power light blinks for about a minute, and when it stops blinking I can turn the TV back on. The owner's manual says this is caused by AC power surges. Well, now the blinking green power light has returned, but it won't stop blinking, so the TV can't be turned on. I've tried pushing the TV's reset button -- no help. I've unplugged the TV for awhile, but only get the blinking light when I plug it back in. Am I missing something, or is this something easy to fix, or do I need to call in the repairman. Thanks!

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  • smarter3 Nov 21, 2007

    blinking green power light has returned, but it won't stop blinking, so the TV can't be turned on. I've tried pushing the TV's reset button -- no help. I've unplugged the TV for awhile, but only get the blinking light when I plug it back in.

  • lmallstars Nov 22, 2007

    Have a Mitsubishi WS-55613, green light blinking wont turn on have unplugged hit reset button, powered down held av reset for 3 4 seconds, still nothing. have only had tv for 3 years. have extended warranty, is it better to fix by self or call and have service? Thanks, went out the day before Thanksgiving. Happy Thanksgiving!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous Nov 23, 2007

    Our 3 year old Mitsubishi WS-55613 will not power up. We get a blinking green light for about 1 minute and then it goes off but the TV won't power up.

    Does anyone know what the problem is?????

  • ddreisewerd Jun 04, 2008

    I have the same problem in that the tv will no longer turn on. If I unplug and plug back in or hit the reset button the green light flashes for 1 minute then turns off and nothing happens when you hit the power button. 18 months ago I replaced the 4 capacitors on the DM board to fix the green blinking light continually blinking with no power up, but this problem has different symptoms. Thanks an solutions email

  • Anonymous Jun 05, 2008

    My TV shut off by itself and the green light keeps blinking. When I try to turn it back on I sometime here sound and get no picture but the green light blinks and the TV turns off.

  • Anonymous Jul 16, 2008

    constant blinking green light

  • nihoe Oct 25, 2008

    My TV set is 5 years old, this morning is the first time we experience this problem. Pressing system reset button didn't help.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    tv keeps turning off



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Ready? The solution is = Replace four capacitors inside DM module 1000mf / 25v high temp. For details.........Look @..

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I am having the same problem!  I see your posting is a year old- did you find a solution.  Did you hire someone and if so what did they do?  Any help that you can provide would be appreciated.

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I have the same issue but the light has been blinking for hours. I unplugged a few days then retried to no avail. Time to call a serviceman!

Posted on Mar 09, 2007

I think this is normal. you have to turn it off again for a few minutes, then turn it back on and wait about a minute or two for it to flash. then try turning on your tv. i think this is a normal thing, just a pain.

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