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TV is in stanby/timer?

A friend of mine gave this TV to me. It's light stanby/timer on TV is flashing all the time. I can't get the TV to come on either by remote or TV. I have tried a few things but no success. Can anyone help. Please email me at

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There are any number of things could be wrong here. If you have an ever so slight chirping sound coming from inside the unit when you press power could be defective crt driver Ic702 which is a Tda6108 and a common problem for these sets. Could be regulator or flyback and could even be vertical Ic which is a Tda8172 and just the way that circuit is designed, without full deflection from a failed Ic, the shutdown would keep the power off...
Best advice here is take it in to a qualified shop and have them estimate it, you'll be money and headaches ahead..

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