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Vizio 42 inch tv Power Not working

I just got the vizio 42 inch tv i pluged it in and for a minute and a half it worked then it went off. There is no power at all not even the name display in the front , no standby either. I called Vizio and they told me that it may be a power supply problem but they were not very helpfull. I wanted to know what i could do to try and solve this problem .If that means opening the back of the LCD so be it but i am not sure what to look for i can not find any spcs for this tv that show me what to do . I hope to hear from you soon thanks I have to unplug it, plug it back in to get it to power on. Humbug, this is my Christmas gift from my wife. Vizio 42 inch.

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  • Anonymous Jan 16, 2009

    I have the same problem except it will power on, say no signal then power back off.

  • Anonymous Jan 20, 2009

    my vizio just turned off in the middle of watching it and will not power back on. Even after unplugging and plugging it back in. what do i do?

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It sound like the power supply problem. Replace the power supply will fix it. The power supply is located near the main board.

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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