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TV will not turn on.

When power button is turned on green light will flash on and off 3 times over a 20 sec. period. We have to wait 1 full minute after 3rd flash and hit power button again to get the same thing: blinking on and off 3 times in 20 sec. period and not coming on. After repeating this several times TV would eventually come on. Everyday we kept repeating this procedure over & over and It was taking longer and longer to come on. Eventually it was taking an hour, and then finally it would not come on at all. A TV repairman told me he did not have to come out and charge me $70.00 to tell me it is the "power board". It was going to cost me about $550.00 to repair it. My neice's TV was doing the same thing and she said she had to put a heater on hers to warm it up before she could get it on and now hers will not come on at all. Our 52" RCA TV is only 3 1/2 years old.

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Re: TV will not turn on.

Bite the bullet, because it's time for Santa tech to work on this and find the reason for the power supply problem..accordianman

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I have a Mitsubishi WD-62525 HDTV that suddenly wont turn on. Just has a green blinking light when you hit the power button. Any ideas?

I found this on another website, most likely it is your power supply capacitors.
  1. Press the "reset" button and hold for 10 seconds .... Does TV turn on and blinking green light turn to solid green.

  2. Unplug the TV from it's power source for various times, ranging between 5 minutes and 24 hours..... Does blinking green light continue upon plugging in the TV.

  3. Disconnect ALL devices from the TV; DVD, Tuner, Cable Box, unplug the TV for various duration times .... Does blinking green light continues upon plugging in the TV.

  4. Press Power and Menu buttons simultaneously and hold depressed for 20 seconds .... Does blinking green light continue to flash.

  5. Press Power and Display buttons simultaneously and hold depressed for 20 seconds .... Does blinking green light continue to flash.

  6. Insure that no front panel buttons are inadvertently stuck in an "engaged" position.

Diagnosis: If none of the above test resolve the issue, then the failure lies in one of the following:

  1. DM Module Capacitors have FAILED.
  2. DM Module is defective.
  3. EEPROM Board failure
  4. Power Supply failure.

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Hi, i have here a mitsubishi WD-57733. once the unit is switch ON, green LED light and a few seconds the status LED light then shuts off. I think light engines good since i just replaced a new lamp.

hello i've just checked the manual for here is some information

None TV is powered off. Normal operation.

Green TV is powered on. Normal operation.

Green 1. TV just plugged into AC outlet.

Wait until blinking stops before turning on (approximately 1

minute). Normal operation.

2. AC just restored after power failure.

3. TV Rebooting after System Reset was


4. TV Rebooting after power fluctuation

or receiving abnormal digital signals

from digital channel, or digital device.

5. You have begun the procedure to

update software from an authorized

flash memory device.

For detailed information, see the instructions that accompany

the authorized software update. IMPORTANT: Do not

use unauthorized software at any time.

Green TV just powered off and lamp is


Starts to blink 30 seconds after turning off TV. TV can be turned

on before blinking starts or after blinking stops, but not while the
indicator is blinking. Normal operation. hope it helps regards shaun
Green TV powered off and auto-on timer is set. Normal operation. TV can be turned on at any time.

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While I am watching TV on my Sony kdf-60xs955, the screen goes blank and the green light just flashes. Sometimes it comes back on and sometimes not. I hit the power button and the red light flashes 5...

Hi Friend,
Please folliow the below steps one by one

Step 1: Turn on the TV

Step 2: Hold the ON/OFF Button for 10 to 20 Secs

Step 3:Without taking the hand from the ON/OFF button unplug the power cable connected to the wall outlet from the TV

Step 4:Without taking the hand from the ON/OFF button put the power cable back to the outlet

Step 5:Now take the hand from the ON/OFF Button and try to turn it ON again and check

Check by changing the Power cable to any other wall outlet in your home

Even after that you are facing the same issue please check with the Display Card in the TV,

If you have any Clarification please feel free to contact us


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No power no picture

power supply is bad.. also you need to check your convergance.

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My sony KP-57ws500 flashes green then turns off.


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Green flashes then tv turns off

or a new lamp. you could first replace the lamp.
the screen might work fine for a couple of seconds, but then it fades away or deteriorates. This means the lamp is going bad.

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Yup, it seems a lamp problem can give a blinking green light over the 10 times (1 - 10 times for diagnostic codes), but in my case rather than replace the bulb if it works for a minute then resets with the green light blinking, do what I did.
Take the lamp out and inspect it, it has breather screens top and bottom, if it cant breath because there clogged with dust, clean them, and you can remove the screens, use q-tips and clean the inside. I saved the cost of a lamp and it's working fine!

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Here's something that might also be useful. After you turn on the set, and get the regular red blinky lights, hold down the Device and Menu buttons together for about 5 seconds.
The Power light will start to flash in a two digit sequence.

For example, 3 flashes, then 7 flashes = 37.

Here are the error codes, and the corresponding problem:

12 = No error detected, check power supply.
32 = Lamp Cover is open.
33 = Air filter cover is open.
34 = Lamp abnormality
36 = Light Engine (DMD or Lamp Fan stopped)
37 = Exhaust or Lamp Ballast Fan stopped
38 = Lamp Temperature High
39 = DMD Temperature High
41 = Short is detected
44 = DVI cable between FMT and Engine disconnected

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how many times does it blink pause then blink again?

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