Question about Televison & Video

Open Question

Pioneer pdp 4280 hd tv had a power on off issue. Now blue light blinks 12 times and there is no picture or sound. This has happened 3 times once we let it sit unplugged for at least 3 days it "resets"

Posted by on

5 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 8457 Answers

SOURCE: I have the same problem blue power light blinks 3 times

Ur power board inverter is dead.
U need a new board.

Posted on Aug 20, 2009

Kensolutions
  • 455 Answers

SOURCE: sony 3 lcd rear projection tv hd w/ wega gate.

Hi,

The Standby/Power light of the TV blinks when there is any internal malfunction in the TV. The self-diagnostic function of the TV will cause the STANDBY light to blink or flash when the television detects an issue. The number of times the STANDBY light flashes corresponds to a specific issue.

Few examples are given below; some of the issues may be resolved without the need for service.
1 blink / 2 blinks / 5 blinks: - This indicates that there may be a power-related problem with your set.
3 blinks: - This indicates that there may be a power-related problem with your set. The set will need to be serviced to allow a technician to determine the specific issue that needs to be repaired. If the power light flashes three times in sequence in a Lamp TV, the lamp cover is not securely attached. Reattach the lamp cover to resolve this issue.
4 blinks: - This indicates that there may be a back light or lamp power problem.
6 blinks: - This indicates that there is some kind of audio problem with your set.
7 blinks: - This indicates that there is a temperature problem with your set. Please check to make sure that the air vents on the sides and back of the set are not blocked or clogged and there is adequate ventilation around the television. We recommend that you check and clean the vents periodically to make sure the set receives adequate air flow. If the problem continues, the set will need to be serviced.
8 blinks: - This indicates that there may be a video-related problem with your set. If the flash sequence is not listed above or the light continues to flash, follow the steps below to perform a power reset:
Try the following steps to check if the issue can be resolved.
Turn off the television.
Unplug the television power cord from the electrical outlet.
Let the television remain without power for 60 seconds.
Plug the power cord back into the electrical outlet.

If the television is plugged into a power strip or surge protector, remove it from the power strip or surge protector and plug it directly into the wall outlet. If the issue is resolved, the problem is with the power strip or surge protector and not the television.

If the issue continues to occur, service may be required.


Thanks for using Fixya.

Posted on Jun 12, 2011

eagle338
  • 4889 Answers

SOURCE: Pioneer pdp 5080hd plasma tv

I do not think 12 blinks is related to the power supply. Its a tuner issue as far as I know. Are you sure its the power supply?

Posted on Apr 10, 2011

protvrepair
  • 153 Answers

SOURCE: Heard a pop , bulb blew out , replaced bulb , it

3 blinks indicates lamp door is not on or has not been reinstalled properly. This also could mean the lamp door switch has failed itself. Try removing the lamp door and putting back on, if that doesnt correct the problem then I recommend having the switch replaced.

Posted on Oct 29, 2011

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I turn it on a blue light came blinking but no sound and no picture


The blinking blue light may be signaling power supply failure.

May 06, 2016 | Pioneer PDP-5020FD 50 in. Plasma HDTV

1 Answer

Find activation code for pioneer


My pioneer 5020FD Kuro tv. when I plug power to the unit, a blue light blinks 8 times pause 2 sec. and blink 8 times repeating this and if i press power button it clicks red light and makes a clicking sound and goes back to the blue light blinking again, it did this once before and the picture came on fine until i turned it off and now it just blink the blue code.

Dec 10, 2014 | Pioneer PDP-5020FD 50 in. Plasma HDTV

1 Answer

Pioneer PDP 4270 HD TV after you turn the tv off when you come home next the blue light blink 12 times then starts all over again 12 times what's the problem


These blinks [flashes] are fault indication (Error Codes). From the number of blinks occur at one time switch ON, you can get an idea about the faulty circuit section inside it. This will make repair easy. These are called blinking codes. Make sure about the exact number of blinking of the standby/power LED, by switching On & OFF the set, for at least two times. Count it carefully. If you wish to get some details, check the site linked here. It has details about blinking codes, and fault locating procedure, to many popular brand TVs and other devices. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/
Blinking codes details to many popular brand TVs are given. Surf the site with patience.

Aug 29, 2014 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

For the last 24 hrs, our 50 in plasma has had no picture,no sound, but yet a blue light blinks 12 times, pauses blinks 12 times,what does this mean


Pioneer has this to say about the issue:

"On the models listed below, Engineering has determined this to be part of the normal operation, if the unit will power on.
If the unit does not power on, service may be required on the set.
Please contact our Plasma support at 1-800-421-1625.""
Elite models:
PRO-940HD, PRO-1140HD, and PRO-1540HD
Pioneer models:
PDP-4270HD, PDP-5070HD, and PDP-6070HD

Good Luck

Thomas

Dec 02, 2013 | Pioneer Televison & Video

1 Answer

Pioneer pdp 5071pu


It sounds that it is time to do a firmware update. If you wish to get more details, http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/ Check this link. Firmware update procedure to many brand TVs are given in detail with illustrations. Pull up older posts. If you want more assistance, be free to come by comments.

May 29, 2013 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

My tv will not turn on. All it will do is the power light will blink 5 times red. what does this mean?


You have a power issue with your TV. The flashing red light means you need some sort of service. TV's are not cunsumer repaired units. In most cases they must be handled by a qualified tech. Brad

Dec 30, 2010 | Pioneer PureVision PDP-5030HD 50 in....

3 Answers

Tv won't come on...light in corner just blinks red


OK Its your power supply and it can be fixd for free due to a recall.
PLEASE READ BELOW what I found out.
Here's the whole notice:

Important: Free Power Supply Replacement for Certain Pioneer Plasmas

Pioneer is continuing to offer a free, in-home power supply replacement for certain of its second and third generation plasma models listed below for consumers who experience a problem with the original power supply. If a consumer model is not listed below, no power supply replacement is needed and no further action needs to be taken.

If you own or use a plasma listed below, please call our toll free hotline at 1-800-421-1404 to arrange a time to have your plasma's power supply upgraded in your home at no charge.

Consumer Plasma Models (12 listed):

PDP-505HD
PDP-503PU
PDP-5030HD
PDP-5031HD
PDP-433PU
PDP-4300
PDP-4310
PDP-4330HD
PRO-800HD
PRO-800HDI
PRO-1000HD
PRO-1000HDI
The issue with the power supply in the plasmas listed above does not pose any health or safety risk. Pioneer has received reports that the power supply in the affected models may fail. In some cases, a loud popping sound can be heard when a power supply fails. After the power supply fails, the plasma is no longer operable.

We apologize for any inconvenience, and we thank you for your cooperation.

Apr 02, 2010 | Pioneer PureVision Pro-800HD 43 in. Plasma...

2 Answers

My pioneer plasma PDP 5060HD Media Center control box has red blinking light, blinking once every second. No power to plasma display and unable to power on media center box. Recycled power to both plasma...


lenwas,
I have the exact same problem with the same model tv. It just stopped working, tv has no lights or evidence of power and the red standby light on the media center flashes without any other function potential.
I checked the internal tv fuse and it was measuring continuity.
If you figure anything out I'd be interested to hear it.
Tom

Jan 05, 2010 | Pioneer PDP-5060HD 50 in. Plasma...

1 Answer

PDP 5030 blinking red light on monitor


Those blinks [flashes] are fault indication (Error Codes). From the number of blinks occur at one time switch ON, you can get an idea about the faulty circuit section inside it. This will make repair easy. These are called blinking codes. Make sure about the exact number of blinking of the standby/power LED, by switching On & OFF the set, for at least two times. Count it carefully. If you wish to get some details, check the site linked here. It has details about blinking codes, and fault locating procedure, to many popular brand TVs and other devices.
http://electro-medical.blogspot.com/
http://homenol.blogspot.com/
http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/
If blinks continue without any pause, the main board is faulty.

Jun 07, 2017 | Pioneer PureVision PDP-5030HD 50 in....

1 Answer

Plasma Display Starting Up


Could be heat build up in the Plasma display unit. Make sure it has the correct space around it for proper ventilation. Also count the number of blinks on the power indicator it is a code for the reason the unit shut down. On the Pioneer PDP-5060HD I have I was getting 12 blinks on the indicator which indicated a tuner issue. Check your instruction book for info on the over heating problem if it continues. You may have a fan out.

Apr 29, 2008 | Pioneer PDP-5060HD 50 in. Plasma...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Televison & Video Logo

Related Topics:

88 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

73647 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5058 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

Are you a Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...