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ON/OFF button (red - off and on - green) flashing all the time

After manually turning on the TV ON/FF switch, the green light will start to flash and soon it will turn into ref light is flashing. TV wont turn on but you can here the power inside. Please help and advice.

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It is important to count the number of red flashes, if it is 5 then the lamp ballast board has failed, (part #1-468-798-14) if it is 4 then the optical block fan (# 178706511) is probably to blame, if it is 6 then the thermal fuse has gone bad..(# a1137954a)

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