Hi. I unplugged for a few weeks while I took the TV outta the room. When I try to power up the unit this morn, the red standby light comes on, the time flashes --:-- and a little , really small circle symbol that might be a watch or clock. I cannot get the thing to turn on. Any advice.
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Try unpluging the unit from AC outlet, and waiting for at least 5 min before plugin in back in this will reset the unit to do a hard reset. If problem persists then it is possible you now have power supply problem.
I have been struggling with the same problem and almost rebuilt the power supply before finding the solution. In my case it was a faulty capacitor-C4, next to the diode D4. Replacing C4 and the machine performed as new. I hope this helps. Cheers
Bad caps in the power supply is causing this. C17 (10v,470uf), C17,c14 (10v,1000uf) and C18 (10v,470uf). Replace with same capacitance values but 25 volt rating 85 C. Just fixed mine half hour ago works great.
Im sorry to tell ya that you did all the things I would have suggested, so it sounds like a system control problem or a power supply problem, and if its a good machine then maybe its worth you having a service person look at it?? Most dvd units are not worth it these days, unless there combos or recorders.. Sorry couldnt be of more help.