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Tv will not come on

When we turn tv on the red light turns green then quickly turns back red and tv turns itself off. please help!!!

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  • chief1953 Mar 08, 2008

    My problem is the same I have not taken any steps.

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  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    The "on" light is red on the set itself, but the TV will not come on. What can I do?



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The tv has to supplies, one is a reference that drives the cpu and turns on the HV side when everything is good. If the cpu dectets an improper voltage it will cause a protection fault preventing the set from powering on the High voltage. This can be do to the power supply, Zsus and Ysus boards. If your good with a meter, you can check for shorted caps or fets on these boards and find the problem. This is done with the tv unplugged.

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