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Blacks out for 1-30 min. then back on. Standby light blinks 4x

This may be two problems but not sure. 1) the timer standby light always blinks four times then quits briefly then starts again even when the tv is off.
2) Generally the tv picture comes on but sometimes after a few minutes it will black out but I still have the sound. Then after 1 to 30 minutes it will come back on. I resorted to whacking it on the side of the box and the picture flashes on and back off.

What could this be? Sony kv32fv16

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I would suspect the circuit board around the HV transformer area to have a crack circuit print. Also look around in the vertical circuit for interment solder connections. But only do these things if you have some knowledge of TV circuit lay out. If you do not feel confident then call a professional. No sense in hurting yourself or damaging the the set worse.
Hope this helps,
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