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28pw8608 screen turns black (after working normal for some time) and red led in front is blinking

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These blinks [flashes] are fault indication (Error Codes). From the number of blinks occur at one time switch ON, you can get an idea about the faulty circuit stage inside it. This will make repair easy. These are called blinking codes. Make sure about the exact number of blinking of the standby/power led, by switching On & OFF the set, for at least two times. Count it carefully. If you wish to get some details, check the site linked here. It has details about blinking codes, and fault locating, to many popular brand TVs and other devices. Viewing it in "Mosaic" will make surf easy.
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Blinking codes details to many popular brand TVs are given.

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SOURCE: Power up then off, no picture, blinking red LED

The high voltage does come up but the set goes into shutdown because is sensing a problem somewhere in the set,the shutdown circuit gets activated when the high voltage is too high, a problem in the horizontal deflection circuit or because there is a problem in the secondary of the output transformer,this transformer helps develop voltages supplies and if one is missing the set senses the problem and shutsdown,there is another possibility and is related to the picture tube,there is a resistor in the crt board ,it should measure 51 ohms only ,sometimes it opens up and gives you same symptom.If you are familiar with tv service you can check this resistor and be alert of the other possibilities,if you are not too familiar be safe and get assistance from a servicer. Let Us know how it goes,or if you need more information.

Posted on Oct 26, 2006

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