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Tv shutting off

My tv is just keeps shutting off on it's own. the power and opc button is blinking. i can't get the tv to stay own. what is the problem?

Blinking Power & OPC light, set will not turn on. I unplugged the unit for several minutes, then plugged in again, still no pic and same flashing light sequence. Emailed Sharp, awaiting a response. Just purchased it on Dec 30th, 2007. Appears to be a manufacturing defect as I see numerous posts reporting the same problem on various other forums besides this one. According to one post the main board needs to be replaced, usually takes 3 weeks and that's if the parts are available. This bites, so I will be calling the retailer in hopes of getting a replacement.

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  • megansmith Dec 27, 2008

    My husband and I just bought ours yesterday, we had about three hours of use out of it and now we have the same problem. I can't believe they are still selling these televisions with these problems. Is there any way of repairing this problem without having to call a repair man or the manufacturer??

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Just take it back, and if they will only do an exchange, test the new one before it leaves the store. If you get to change models, Google it with 'complaint' or 'repair' in the search before you take it. Under no circumstances let them try to fix it.

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1x per second (constant, steady blink) = bad inverter/lamps
2x per second = bad power supply
3x per second = bad main board

You can buy the parts online and fix if yourself!!

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