Question about RCA HD50LPW175 50" HDTV
As soon as I plug in my RCA DLP Scenium HD50LPW164, the power light comes on and won't turn off.
Acording to the user manual...
"When you first plug your TV into an outlet, the Power indicator on thefront panel will light and blink for approximately 30 seconds and then go off during the initialization of the TV. The TV can only beturned on after the Power indicator goes off. This happens every time power is reapplied to the TV."
It seems that the system never finishes its power initializationsequence. The only noise I hear is the fan spinning. I'm thinking maybea fuse or bad power supply? or perhaps a bad ballast? Is theresomething I can do to test these components before I blindly buyreplacement parts?
SOURCE: RCA Television D52W14
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Posted on Jan 15, 2008
could be power supply problem or high voltage problem. check caps in main power supply first.look for caps that have tops puffed up ususlly three or four.....
Posted on Feb 25, 2009
Hi, thank you for visit fix ya.
Do you havve problems with power supply capacitors.
2200uf 25V, 220uf 25V ( bowed or vented). Located beside power transformer.
Posted on Jul 26, 2009
are you sure when you replaced the lamp you seated it correctly, no really hapens all the time so dont feel bad. also another common error is the lanp door is not seated or closed and locked properly that is the most common problem that happens after a lamp is replaced, or the new lamp is bad never throw out your old one as somr dealers will give you what they call a core refund , they reuse the case around the old lamp. some can be worth as much as 50 to 60 bucks!!!
Posted on Sep 04, 2009
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