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I have a Wharfedale DVD24HD160F DVD recorder. Blue Light is on but it wont come on at all. It has been working without problem since i bought it last Octover 2007.

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  • newforest101 Jun 04, 2008

    i have the same problem bought the same product cant get it to come on only showing the blue light on the front panel and nothing else please help

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2009

    hey i have the same product and i only get the bleu light on then it stops does anyone have an answer

    wharfedale dvd recorder with 160G hd and freeview

    .please let me know



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Hi. I'm sorry this isn't the fix for your machine but there are plenty of these around that suddenly give a blank screen on the TV for no reason. I read on a forum like this one that the answer is to use the HDMI button on the remote but allow time in between presses. This helped me lots today but what I would like to add is you must come away from using the HD and go to Free View before this will work. I did by accident and thats when the HDMI button allowed me to get a picture again. Just wanted to share this as I was helped a lot from the internet with this very problem. Cheers, Shaun.

Posted on May 16, 2010

  • TekkiDave Feb 06, 2011

    The symptoms are exactly the same as any tv, dvd, satellite receiver or vcr that has a faulty power supply and usually shows itself after the power is removed. The power supply does not come out of standby and needs fixing or replacing. It is certain components that have weakened through age or heat.



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