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Turns on and off by itself unless I'm using the menu

When I plug it in it turns on by itself and then will start to turn on/off by itself unless I'm in the main menu. Can I fix this myself? Any advive would be greatly appreciated.

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Re: turns on and off by itself unless I'm using the menu

This is just a suggestion because I had a similar problem with a Zenith TV many years ago. It was something in the tuner/remote sensor circuit that made the TV randomly turn on or off. You may have to have it repaired by a technician, but here is something to try: Put tape over the remote sensor eye on the front of the TV. This is to make sure some stray light is not turning off the TV.

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