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TV won't turn back on

I've got a Sony Trinitron color TV (KV-G21S2). It's about ten years old and has never had any problems until now. Last night I turned off the power at the wall socket while the TV was in standby mode. This morning I turned the power back on and when I tried to turn the TV back on it would not turn on. The standby light was not on. I tried to turn the TV on with the remote and also by pressing the button on the set with no success.

The TV was working perfectly before I turned it off last night so I'm very puzzled that it would suddenly stop working.

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Dan27 I am home alone and can't move tv I only know I purchased in99 @ sears and it is 25" hope this will help a little Thanks alot
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Dan27 = Recheck model # ........

lulu jr. = Slow to charge capacitor in relay / regulator power supply.......Model # , please !

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