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TV quit working and power light flashes.

The TV started (about 3 months ago) having trouble holding color. If it was turned off and on several times it would finally hold color. Over time this took longer and longer to work. Finally this no longer helped and now when it is turned on the picture fades to blue after about 30-45 seconds, it turns off and the power light flashes 8 times.

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On that TV 8 times means, Diagnosis: High voltage error. Possible cause: T8005 is faulty. (D board)

Use Sony's website help you find the nearest certified sony repair dealers and you can call and ask how much they will charge tell them model number and flash code. Nothing safe about doing that yourself you can hurt yourself or damage the TV further. Hope this answered your question as to what the problem is and a solution.

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Welcome to Fixya! had a Similar Problem with the Same Model-Got it Repaired at an Authorized Service Center for $450.00 after Numerous Trial and Error Fixes, Nothing Else did Any good.

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Its in your power supply and colorwheel it would cost about 600 maybe more to fix

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