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Tv won't stay on

My tv comes on, the power light comes on, but it won't stay on, it goes off by itself a few seconds later. Is there a solution to this? I have a RCA TV Model #20F424T.  It is brand new.  Upon turning on the TV, the power light will come on, and if I do nothing, shuts off within 5 seconds.  If I press input to change which a/v's the TV uses, a thin blue bar through the center of the screen appears, changing in length depending on which input the TV is set at.  On the DVD input, I can hear audio just fine, but there is no picture, just a short thin bar in the middle of the screen.  Again, if I do nothing, the TV shuts off on it's own within 5 seconds, even with the audio coming through just fine. Ironically, the "Find your product:" bar is not recognizing my model number, but I've triple checked it: 20F424T.  Therefore I have selected the closest in appearance.

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Re: Tv won't stay on

It is a brandnew tv, so expected that it is under warranty,, it best for you to return where you bought so the warraty will not void. Big possible of factory deffect.

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