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My TV won't turn on

I have a Protron Plasma and all of a sudden my TV wont turn on. I used my remote control and the on button on the TV but it won't go on.

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  • deniserivera Feb 10, 2008

    my tv won't go on. the power light is faintly blinking which looks yellow. and now a stronger blinking yellow. i called support they could n't help. I unplugged and replugged. nothing. i held the power button down for 2 min. this is all the customer support told me.

  • deniserivera Feb 10, 2008

    no power only yellow blinking light

  • kmisskriss Apr 01, 2008

    My stupid PROTRON tv won't turn on. I got it for christmas in Dec 2006. We noticed some weird things like when using the VHS tapes the picture would go blue, but we would just unplug and replug the red cable-----anyway it wasn't anything we were worried about. BUT now out tv won't turn on. The light turns green for a second than turn red again. I hate this tv.

  • macaronitoni May 08, 2008

    tv wont turn on

  • macaronitoni May 10, 2008

    protron PLTV-37 37 in plasma tv will not turn on with or without the remote. is there a circuit board that needs to be replaced?

  • Rudabaga May 16, 2008

    Well, I was having the problem of it not turning on but it eventually did. Tonight I have a bar across a blue screen that says "No signal". I called Dish Network but they said that the trouble is with the TV. It's a hand me down so I don't have a remote or manual. Can anyone help?



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When your TV doesn't turn on like and it automatically shuts off like that it is because it is trying to protect the circuitry from shorting itself much like a blow dryer or any bathroom appliance. Something else is bad and it is trying to protect everything else.

I had the same problem and it was the display module that was bad and it kept shutting off due to that reason. Have a technician look at it.

Posted on Apr 25, 2008

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2 (at least) main possible problems. 1) media box( place where
you connect ant, cable hdmi) which controls on/off is bad. If that is the case, there's nothing you can do. Protron doesn't sell
replacement parts for their tv's.The other(main) possibility
is that there is a problem in the power supply.Only a technician can answer that question for you.If it is a power supply problem, the tech may be able to rebuild it for you.


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