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Tv turned off while wathcing, can turn back on but no picture.

I was watching Tv and it turned off by itself. The only way to turn back on was to un plug it and plug back it. The power came on but no picture, black screen only. Channels dont change and only able to turn off TV now by unplugging.

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  • junior23 Dec 19, 2007

    while watching the t.v. just suddenly turned off. i turned it back on and it came on but no picture appeared.....i am not able to change channels or anything..........and it keeps making this weird squeeking....i tried mto unpluging then pluging back in but that didnt work...still the same result

  • jerryrose Dec 29, 2007

    tv turns off by itself and sleep timer is off

  • heavynhailey Feb 11, 2008

    I turn my TV on,the picture is perfect as well as the sound,but after about 5min. of watching it,it shuts off .If I immediately try to turn it back on ,it remains blackout .Although after a while of waiting I can turn it on again, but it repeats the same cycle.

  • Anonymous Feb 16, 2008

    tv turns itself off, i can be watching tv for awhile then it will turn itself off, I unplug it then wait it go back on but after 5min or even 2 minutes it turns itself off !!!!!!!!!!!




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This sounds to be a faulty flyback transformer, as it heats it gets a shorted winding and the protection circuit shuts the set down to avoid big sparks.
this is not a user solvable problem unfortunately and i would recommend taking it to an electronics repair shop and getting a quote for repair.

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