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Sony KF-50WE610 flahing red light (6 blinks)

The TV shuts off and the standby light blinks 6 times. I can unplug it for a few minutes and it will work for a short time once plugged back in.
Just replaced the thermal fuse (by a service tech guy -$149). Same problem happened as soon as he left.
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  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    same issue here .... read on other boards that a new G board is required.

  • karnold754 Dec 11, 2008

    I have the same problem Jeff. Did you find a solution?

  • jeffmorris1 Feb 03, 2009

    Hey, thanks for the tip... we had just about given up on doing anything with this TV and were about to go buy a new one- not something we wanted to do. I'll check out the Sony site and go from there. My repair shop had no clue and then told me $500 would motivate them to find an answer. Needless to say I took the set back.

    I'll let you know what happens.

    Thanks again!

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Jeff, did you look at the Sony web site? They had a problem with 9 different TV models that were from 2003 and 2004, KF-42WE610, KF-50WE610, KF-60WE610 and 6 other models.
This is what it states: It haas come to our attention that a limited number of Grand WEGA rear projection TV's may exhibit warping to the lamp access door. In rare cases, some additional components may also become damaged as a result. and so on........
You probably have some components melted on the inside around the lamp. I have a 42 inch and I just replaced the lamp at Christmas and the door was melted shut. This is the second lamp that I have replaced, the door was starting to melt the first time. They never sent me anything about this problem, and as of today I am still trying to work something out with them. The repair shop who has it told me that it can't be repaired. The parts that are melted are not in stock and they don't make them anymore. They are supposed to get back with me and make me some kind of offer.
They will only fix this problem through March 31, 2009.


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Bypass thermal fuse, and door switch. if you still have problems either replaced the G1 board. (Power Supply) or replace the bad ic labled mcz3001. sonys are know for this ic to be faulty.

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