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Sony Bravia KDS-60A3000 won't power up. Power light on front of unit turns green when you power on and picture appears for two seconds then powers off with tthe power light turning red and flashing nine times. After 9 flashings of the red power light the system pauses and then repeatily does the same thing over and over again. I contacted Sony and they provided me with their troubleshooting solution to unplug the unit for a few moments from the wall outlet and then replug the tv back in and try again.....Did not work. Does anyone have /had the same problem and what was or what might be the problem and/or solution. Hope someone can help

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First if you have had the set for at least two years, then its time for a new lamp. Replace your lamp and this should solve your problem. I don't know how long you have had ur television but lamps usually last about 6500 hours, thats a little less then 3years. But sometimes they go sooner. The lamp door should be located to the right of the unit on the side, if you are facing the television..

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    I just wanted to know if this was the problem because my tv is doing the same thing.

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SOURCE: Sony Bravia KDS-60A3000 won't power up 9 flashing red power light

According to other posts I have read (I have same problem) there is no power getting to the fans. They recommend re-seating the fan harness again as it might have come loose or might have dust etc., in it.

I have no idea how to do this yet but that is what the trouble-shooting guide says.

Posted on Jun 06, 2010

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