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Hitachi Projection on/off problem

I have an old 50 inch Hitachi 500UX7 projection TV that has been great for over 16 years. It still has an excellent picture and functions as new. Lately there has been trouble turning it on either with the remote or manually.

Any ideas for repair. I live in a semi-remote location with few if any TV repair services available but plenty of electrical contractors.

Thanks .......... Bill Cosgrove Powell River BC Canada

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  • billcos Feb 18, 2008

    Hi accordianman..

    Problem is it is reluctant to come on. There is a manual push button and the remote. It requires more and more of pushing either one of these before it comes on. Sometimes now it takes more than a minute of pushing these buttons before it comes on. My guess is that I'm running out of time and need to replace something as both the manual and remote methods are requiring more and more pushing.



    Thanks for your interest......bill

  • Gbruns Feb 19, 2008

    My 16 yr old rear projection TV is doing a similar thing. I was watching TV and it turned it self off. Then you could hear and see the red light on the power button trying to come on and off while making a pop sound. During this time there was no picture on the screen. Now when I try to turn the TV on the light by the power button comes off and imediately turns off.

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Tell me what it does when you try turning it on...accordianman

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  • Michael Borelli Feb 19, 2008

    I'm guessing that there is a "clicking" noise coming from inside the set, am I correct? If that's the case, the stand-by relay needs to be replaced...accordianman

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