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Plasma TV-power light does not come on

My 42" Plasma TV has always been plugged on the outlet. Today, I found there was no red light on the TV. I tried to unplug and re-plug, there was no power come to the TV set. I don't see there is any place for fuse replacement or other opening that I can check. Any suggestions? When watching a movie the power on the hdtv just shut off, I have unplugged everthing and switched plugs around , everthing works except the hdtv it will not power up, no lights no power at all, its one year old.

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There are a couple of possibilities here. If the set is indead dead, the most likely culprit is the "standby" transformer. If you are getting a click followed shortly thereafter by another click, then the TV is detecting a problem and shutting down to prevent further damage.

And if you get no clicks or anything at all, I would suggest you to look at the fuse and the standby transformer. The standby transformer is a small transformer that supplies 5V to the system even when off to allow remote control. You need to see if the primary side of this transformer is open or not. You should have 5V.

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