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Hitachi 60'' rear projection wont power on

My tv when powers on stays on for a split second and when took back cover off i found 5 green leds lit up but 1 green led did not lite up... then red led blinks on the board next to red led says Protect LED,,,SO i am assuming tv is in protect mode... If it is a Fuse how do i identify it and where is it located?...

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