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Wont power on

When i turn on my tv, it goes from flashing red to green for about 4 seconds and then it powers down and goes back to flahing red

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Re: wont power on

Sounds like you need a new bulb, or possibly new lamp. The red/green flashing is the warm up to get the bulb ready. If it's shutting down after that, instead of turning on, it means the bulb isn't working - that's a common thing, for the bulb to burn out. Possibly the lamp's bad, but that's much less likely.

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Face it....your big screen is a Flasher. but read back,,, I think you asked this before...go back about 1 or 2 months and see my solution to this exact problem. but bottom need a tech. good luck

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