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My Dell w4200hd will not turn on. The color on the little light by the power on/off switch will change from what I think is standby color to a different color when I try and turn it on, and I hear something "click" in the tv, but it doesn't turn on. If I unplug the tv and plug it back in, the light color returns to the standby color. I was told by a technician that I need a new power supply. However, I don't know where to find one. Any help either confirming that I do in fact need a new power supply, and if I do, where I can find one would be appreciated. Thanks in advance for the help.

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I do have the power supply at my shop. but i don't think the power supply is the problem. i already replaced the power supply on this set with this symtom and no help. you can find parts at discountmerchants.com J.D.W.

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If you decide that it is not fixable, are you willing to sell the stand?

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    I thought you were supposed to help cuct fix tv, not to try and get a stand from him when he cant fix!!!

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If the light is orange for 15 secs then turns blue, with no video, its def the power bd. its sending low voltage to the main bd. it does need replaced

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Where did you find the new power supply for yours?

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Also, do you still have the power supply you took out of your TV? If yes, would you be willing to sell it to me?

Thanks in advance for your assistance.

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rjpruitt@rjpruitt.com

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