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Tv turns on then off immediately

Turns on then turns off

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  • Anonymous Dec 30, 2007

    I have a sony tv that shuts off automatically after a few minutes use.

    The red light blinks five times. Any Help would be appreciated.

  • jp1934 Mar 28, 2008

    have a sony bravia 32" streekes across tv then blanks out will go back on being off for hour only temperally

  • sonytvsue Apr 06, 2008

    My Sony Grand WEGA 50" TV suddenly would provide only sound no pic for a few minutes, then turn off. The next day the TV would not stay on (no pic, no sound) and turned itself off. I don't know if this is a lamp problem or firmware problem. I guess I should contact Sony to rule out firmware issue first, then pursue lamp secondly. Does that sound reasonable? other ideas? I'm lost so any advice in terms of steps to take would be helpful. Thanks, Sue

  • psrinivashan Jun 22, 2008

    flickering screen of Plasma TV

  • shaolong Jun 29, 2008

    My Sony KP-46WT51 has exactly the same problem described by Sue.

  • paul5555 Jul 05, 2008

    My kv27v65 turns on then within 3 seconds turns off. Indeed it has sound. Also notice small red light blinking on bottom front control panel afterwards which continuously blinks 4 times then pauses and repeats indefinitely.

  • bighornwild Jul 08, 2008

    I have been having the same problem. The lamp was replaced by tech sent by Best Buy, a month ago, and the problem still exists.



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It may not be the lamp, Sony had some issues with their firmware for some of the TV sets, and they only require a refresh of the firmware. I suggest that you call Sony and ask them if it effects your particular model and serial number.

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TV goes on and off by itself is 99% a result of a bad lamp. You must replace your Lamp in order to fix this unit. Average cost for lamp is $200. Lamp part number: A-1606-034-B

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