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Polaroid FLM-3232, red power light, then blue power light.

I plug the tv in and the power light is red. I press power and it goes blue. This is all it does. It never actually ''turns on''. Just wondering which part this could be. I am leaning toward the power supply. I believe that I am capable of replacing whatever it may be. Just looking for some reassurance and possibly someplace to get the part.

Thanks,
Dennis

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  • Dennis Russell May 16, 2009

    Thanks, but I already found the problem. Kinda common actually. 2 blown caps on the power supply. 4.00 fix.



    Thanks anyway.

  • grifforama May 21, 2009

    Hi,
    We have exactly the same problem.
    When you say it was 2 blown caps on the power supply, can you please elaborate ? We're looking down the barrel of a 200 dollar fix if I don't sort it out soon.
    Thanks
    Griff


  • grifforama May 21, 2009

    We have exactly the same problem.
    Can you elaborate on your fix ? We have been told it;s 200 dollars otherwise.
    Thanks
    Griff


  • Dennis Russell May 22, 2009

    Sorry I did not answer this sooner. Here is the link to the solution to my problem.



    http://www.fixya.com/support/r741402-pol...



    Hope this helps!!

    djrhemi345

  • grifforama May 11, 2010

    Hi,
    I have exactly the same problem, and am intrigued by your solution.
    When you say "2 blown caps" on the power supply. I can only see one cap on my power supply ? Are you talking about the power input on the back of the television ?
    My power light goes red, then blue, then the blue light flickers, then stays blue, but the TV does not switch on, so I believe I have the same problem.
    anyh help would be greatly appreciated.


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