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Tv bravia kdl 40v3000 problem turning on

I have a sony bravia kdl 40v3000 and is not staying on its flashing on standby 13 times whats wrong....

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  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    My stand by light goes on 6 times in a row, but it's also keeping the television from turning on.

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    Axle80 May 11, 2010

    Either of you want to sell the TV instead of trying to fix it? Cfoley@hawaii.rr.com

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To wayne: The balancer board is in fact available by itself. You can get it at many different parts depots here on the web. I just suffered from a similar problem, on the same tv and it solved my problem perfectly (Stupid 13 blink, blink code...)

The searchable part number is SSB400WA20. Its referred to as a voltage inverter (for the backlight of the lcd panel.)
Good luck!!!

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Hello,

Unfortunately, this is a failure of the balancer board for the backlight. The unfortunate part is that the balancer is not available by itself anymore, and the whole panel must be replaced, as Sony only has the balancers attached to new panels. You can contact Sony directly to ask for assistance, and it usually helps.

Hope this helps you...

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