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TV turned off by itself and now blinks red led 6 times

I have a Sony grand wega KDF 55W655 and thought the bulb burnt out because of the red blinking light, so i changed it and the tv still doesn't work. That didn't change the 6 flashes of the red led on the power/standby light at all. Can you please give me any advice on what to do next. I would sure appreciate it.

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  • bigmig Feb 02, 2008

    Tv went darker last night and this morning all I got was a constant blinking red light under lamp.  Do I simply need to change the lamp?  I have a 55 inch - same model

  • Anonymous Feb 06, 2008

    I have the same problem with KDF55WF655. The standby/power light blinks 6 times over and over but the picture dose not light on. I took the lamp out and it looks good. any ideas...

  • megakwan Feb 07, 2008

    when i turn my sony wega 48" tv on i hear sound until the standy by red light blinks 10 time then stops when it starts back blinking the tv turns off.



    is there anyone who knows how to fix this problem halla back 340 513 8062

  • Hate Sony Feb 11, 2008

    I have the same exact problem, happened 2 days ago. I find it funny that at least 5 of the exact same tv's went out in about 1 week. Has anyone out there found out yet how to fix this "low B error", and how much did it cost?

  • Anonymous Feb 20, 2008

    TV will come on with green lights and about 4 sylables can be heard of a program - then no sound and the red light starts blinking in 4's. This has been going on for about 6 months. At first we were running the dust buster over the fan vent covers in the back - not sure why - but it worked and the TV would come on. Now we are up to using canned air, which also works but the red blink attacks are getting more frequent.

  • melissa0719 Nov 10, 2008

    We have the same problem. We replaced the bulb 2 months ago and now the tv continues to shut off and go on standby for about 10 -15 seconds before powering back up and this happens about every 7-10 minutes.

    AAAHHH!!!
    Any suggestions?

  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    My tv goes black, looses sound too. I was getting 5 red flashes. I took out the buld and vacuumed the grilles. This worked for a week or two. Now tv keeps loosing picture and sound every few minutes and it comes back..... Any ideas???

  • Anonymous Nov 25, 2008

    I have the same problem my tv turns off about every minute for about 15 seconds then turns back on. Any suggestions

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6 blinks means a low B error. Which is no DD 6volt output on G1 board . This will cause no picture and no sound. To fix this yourself you would need the manual to get the correct sequence to test and proper part to order. You can get a service manual for 10.99 at the following link and they will ask if you'd like it emailed to you after purchase. Here is the link,
http://servicemanuals.vstore.ca/

Posted on Feb 01, 2008

After replacing the bulb and the tv still didn't work, I then replaced the thermal fuse and that fixed it. The thermal fuse costed about $12.00 and is basically a wire that wraps around the bulb housing to prevent the bulb from overheating. Fortunately the local sony repair shop had one in stock. I figure the dust had built up inside the tv and prevented the cooling fan from circulating the air properly around the bulb housing. Hopes this helps..

Posted on Feb 19, 2008

2007 RCA 32 inch TV that is about 3 months old has gone out and now it flashes the power light 25 times but won't power up.

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

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