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Phillips plasma tv blinks a red light

My tv came on then went off and now blinks a red light and will not turn on at all

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  • kellar6263 Jan 15, 2009

    pilips 42pf5321d/37

  • needmyps3fix Mar 02, 2009

    same issue- unplugging worked the first two times only

  • arelin56 Mar 12, 2009

    I had the same problem about 9 months after i purchased my tv and had to have a service tech come out. He took the tv away and after about 3 months he called me and said that Phillips had just gotten the part to him because it was a manufature defect with the power supply they were using

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Could be bad capacitors on PSB. Email me if your still interested in DIY. SW upgrade won't help you if you cannot turn the tv on.... YOur set went into protection at startup. Could be caps could be boards gysgt2u1@yahoo I'll try to help you while I search for a solution to mine....

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Hi kellar6263,

Try unplugging the TV from the wall for about 15 seconds. Then plug it and see if it works. There are more troubleshooting tips that are beyond the scope of what I can write out on FixYa (like upgrading the firmware on your TV using the USB port) but you can check out the Support Page for your Television.

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Posted on Jan 15, 2009

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