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Will not turn on standby light blinks 3 times (red light) is it worth fixing or should i junk it

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Standby light blinking 3 times means a convergence error. The two convergence IC's need to be changed Panasonic part# C5AA00000203 (do not substitute with a generic STK#) This is about a $300-$400 repair.

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