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Power failure caused tv to not turn on. power display on front of unit flashes green and red. is there an easy fix?

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Please tell me the model no. and make of your tv. Also try turning it off and then turn it on after 10-15min.s. Remember to unplug from the power socket mains.

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Start by checking the fuses on the powerboard. for anything else you will need a service manual, brand and model?

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Try first unplugging the power cord for ten minutes.

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    Try first unplugging the power cord for ten minutes, this often can solve the problem of devices not starting after a power surge.

    If the TV does not restart after leaving the set unplugged for a while, then the power surge had damaged the power board inside the TV.

    If the TV is under warranty, then ring the phone number listed on the owner manual to have the repair covered.

    If warranty is expaired, the most common situation is that aftee a storm or a power surge one of the capacitor on TV power board has blown.

    In this case the best thing to do is having the faulty capacitor replaced by a local technician.

    Try first leeaving TV unplugged for ten minutes up to three hours, often that can fix the problem.




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