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Sony pfm-42b2, 6 red flashes and a pause and then it repeats. how to fix it?

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  • georgefoos May 13, 2009

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  • joe02184 May 11, 2010

    Your PDP board is dead i have the service manual if you need it

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SOURCE: my sony Sony PFM-42B1 blink 5 times

When a Sony TV flashes five times, that means that there is an AKB circuit fault.
This means that there is something wrong with the video.
Try first unplugging power for few hours, if that does not work, call a technician, as several IC and components must be tested and eventually replaced.

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Hi,

There are a number reasons why this might happen:

  • The backlight has gone (Find a dark place and shine a torch into the screen and see if you can see an image in the background, if you see an image then the backlight has gone) - Needs a new backlight (Engineer to remove and fit) or have a new panel fitted.
  • The panel has died - Need a new panel
  • A cable has worked itself loose or is broken
  • The inverter has gone - Need new inverter
  • The driver board is faulty
Thanks

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