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LG42PC1D failure to switch on

Ive owned the LG plasma for several months now and I am having a problem with the set failing to respond to being turned off and on.Also the tv is failing to repond to any switch's leaving me with a the set turned on but no picture no sound and wont do anything. However unplugging and reinplugging seems to cure it, its becoming quite a regular problem!!! Engineer has been called out (COMET) but did nothing as it did not happen whilst he was here infact he never even took back of the set off.

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Re: LG42PC1D failure to switch on

Usually this problem is caused by poor solder connections on the main power supply board. The unit being a plasma tv has many supply voltages and sometimes has multiple power supply boards. By removing these boards and resoldering any suspect connections, the problem is usually resolved. Many companies will do anything to avoid repairing a unit that is working, even intermittantly. Call the responsible parties and demand that they service your unit properly, not brush you off. Scrivitron

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