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50" philips won't power on. get the 4x red blink led light

I have tried the menu button thing. i have tried the power button for 2 seconds and the channel thing. nothing is working. I unplug the tv and replug and green light comes on and tv clicks. it then clicks again and red lights blink 4x. Please help as this tv is mounted with cables buried into the wall.

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I have fixed 3 of this tv, with that exact problem in the last 2 weeks, needs a power supply, you can try to unplug it again, plug it in, hit the power button, as soon as it turns green, unplug it again, after 15 seconds , plug it back in, if power doesnt turn on by itself, turn it on, if it turns red again, emediatily hit power again, may have to hit power a few times in a row, but most of the time you can get it to come on this way, once it is on, it should run ok, until you turn it back off, but not a fix, needs power board

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