Question about Samsung PS42P2S 42 in. Plasma Television

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No indication of power what so ever

I Have a ps-42p2st samsung plasma 42", We move to a new palce and lost power cord, remote control and manual. A friend recomend me to use a standard computer power cable that actual fits in it, I tried but it does nothing at all. Any suggestions? I am worried that the TV might have been damage during the moving! Shall I try to find the original power cord, Any suggestion to where I can get these?

many thanks in advance.

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  • NewOneToThis Jan 24, 2008

    Many Thanks sedonix! This is fixing me out!



    Nevertheless I am stack. Do you or other users of this TV think, the possible reason then could be the fact that I have to use the Remote control to switch it on? Or should it show me anything and get back to work ( If not damage) by just pressing the Power form the actual TV? I think I will need to replace the missing Remote anyway, so Do you know where I can get a remote for it ( perhaps second hand)?



    Cheers,

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Yes, a computer power cord is the same.
Without physical sign of damage, it will be hard to induce the movers to cover the problem. You will need to take it into a reputable TV shop and get their evaluation that whatever is wrong is due to the move. Its odd that it failed while off, however of course all these new TVs are not near as reliable as the old ones. Might just be a dislodged connector inside.
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