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Red stand by light blinking

Does anyone know what to do when the red standby light blinks 5 times? I+the manual says "call a repair center", but this problem occurred AFTER they came & repaired/replaced teh red tube. Thanx. red blinking light... won't turn on..

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  • ricmo Nov 26, 2008

    sony lcd projection tv KF- 50WE620

  • irtnm9 Dec 02, 2008

    My Sony KF50WE610 had the same problem. The green LED on when turned on the power, after about 1 minute it changed to red color then continuously blink 5 times, stoped a while then blink 5 times,again and again. After a few minites it stoped blinking and always on on red color until I unpluged the AC power.

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5 blinks = lamp driver (ballast) failure.

1-468-798-14 for the 610 model

replacement is done from the back of the set, should be straight forward, keep the red ballast wires apart for best results

if a tech replaced the red tube, you have an older tv where 5 blinks is the AKB error meaning your CRTs are getting old.

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