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Tv won't turn on?

TV has power To front set since LED light is on for stand by button but won't react to button on frony or remote?

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  • spangljo Aug 12, 2008

    When you push the power button the standby light blinks twice, but tv never comes on. Tv is less than 2 years old.

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The main power supply section is not working.
(standby supply is OK)
Common possibilities are:
- High-voltage section (flyback transformer) has failed
(happens sooner or later, about 8 years typical))
- CRT tube has failed overloading the supply
- Power surge has popped the power input circuit.
(Fuse, rectifier diodes, turn-on relay etc)
- One of a hundred of electrolytic capacitors has failed short overloading the supply. They dry out with age, are cheap to replace, but hard to find which one it is.
- Or any of many other possibilities.

In short, you need a experianced tech to troubleshoot this.

Posted on Feb 13, 2008

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