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The red light on front is on but...

The red light on the front of the TV next to the power button is on but when I go to turn the TV on it will not turn on. What could be wrong?

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  • jljp_sonlv Aug 25, 2008

    Other than calling a repair to my house or bringing my tv to a repair shop, what can I try doing to fix this problem: I push the power button to turn on the tv but the red light flashes and there is no sound and no picture.

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Just happened to me yesterday. Do a cold reboot. Read carefully here: Unplug it from the wall and plug it back in. Voila!

Posted on Jun 02, 2008

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The unit sounds like it is in shutdown protect. This can be caused by many issues so it'd be best to take it to a service center for a look.

Posted on Jun 08, 2007

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If the red indicator light on the front of your HDTV is glowing a solid red, you should first unplug the AC cord from the wall power outlet and wait for 60 seconds before reapplying power to the HDTV.

After you turn the TV on, if it doesn't power up, try holding the power button down for at least 8 seconds. That's supposed to force a system reset. If your model has a system reset button, use that instead. Press the reset button for about 20 seconds...release it and press it again for 20 seconds, release it again and the led will blink just for a minute or two. You should now be able to turn the TV on.
If after several attempts, the HDTV has not fully powered on and the LED on the front of the HDTV is still glowing solid red, you may want to reseat the lamp.

If reseating the lamp has not resolved the issue then your next step is to order a replacement lamp.

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If the red indicator light on the front of your HDTV is glowing a solid red, you should first unplug the AC cord from the wall power outlet and wait for 60 seconds before reapplying power to the HDTV.

After you turn the TV on, if it doesn't power up, try holding the power button down for at least 8 seconds. That's supposed to force a system reset. If your model has a system reset button, use that instead. Press the reset button for about 20 seconds...release it and press it again for 20 seconds, release it again and the led will blink just for a minute or two. You should now be able to turn the TV on.
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If reseating the lamp has not resolved the issue then your next step is to order a replacement lamp. Keep in mind that some off-brand lamps may only last a few weeks, so replacing a relatively new off-brand lamp may unfortunately be necessary.

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    • Unplug the AC power cord from the electrical outlet
    • Turn OFF and unplug the TV
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  3. Plug in the AC power cord by connecting one end of the AC power cord into the [AC IN] port on the back of the PS3 system and the other end into an electrical outlet. ps3_11_connectacpower.gif
  4. Press the [MAIN POWER] switch on the rear of the system. A red light should appear on the front of the system indicating power is available.
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Hi Elaine!

Please follow the steps mentioned below to troubleshoot the issue:
If the TV standby light is blinking for five times then you may perform the steps given below:
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(ii) Next, reconnect all the cables after two minutes.
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(iv) Next, you may try resetting the TV to the original factory settings.

Please follow the steps that are mentioned below to reset the TV to the original factory settings:

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(d) Next, release the Reset button on the Remote control.

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