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TV doesn't turn on

When turning on the TV, the power light goes from red to amber and you can hear the TV powering up. The other light that normally turns on (with the light bulb sign) doesn't turn on. Then the after about 10 seconds the TV goes back to powered down mode. TV is approximately 5 years old. Please Help when tv is turned on the power light will blink yellow like normal but will not power up, then red light next to yellow light blinks and everything powers down. is this a lamp?

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It is a 1997 55" rear projection t.v. It worked a week ago, but now when I try to power it up, I hear a noise like it is trying to come on but there is no picture. The red led light up front blinks twice and then nothing. What is it please?

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You really should give make & model number when posting, it helps us immensely, your lamp and possibly the ballast is bad, start with a new lamp first, odds are very good that it will fix your problem, can`t help more without manufacturer and model number, good luck, ps, order the original lamp, generics are junk and a waste of your money.

Posted on Nov 28, 2007

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