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Philips 42" plasma -- blinking red light

Screen went haywire, then blanked out.
unplugged, but light still flashes.
can't turn off or on.

How do I reset?
Can't find user manual.

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  • carolyndiann Dec 18, 2008

    Thanks for your help.

    It's not a new model -- probably 3 years old.

    Frustrating, but will get a repairman in.

    Appreciate your prompt reply!

    Happy Holidays.

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Hello, if you have no picture with blinking or flashing leds this means you will need service. its a common problem with these newer sets they have built in protection circut that cuase the tv to shut down and start blinking. this indicates a power problem and according to the number of blinks indicates the fualt location for the repair tech..

it is not something easily reset or user repairable
hope this helps

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