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52 inch RCA - green light turns on & off, BUT no picture

Posted: Tue Apr 15, 2008 3:45 am Post subject: 52 inch RCA - light blinks on & off BUT no picture I have a 52 inch RCA HD Projection tv. Whenever I try to turn the tv on the green on button will come on and the tv makes a sound like it is going to come on, but the picture stays black. Then the green light turns off on its own. Then it blinks 3 times, makes the sound like it's going to come on, then turns itself off again.

It is a D52W20 model w/ a ITC222 chassis

I read a posting that said to check in the back to see if the CP150 looked ventilated/puffed out. I am not sure what that is, but I checked anyway and everything back there looks in okay, nothing is puffed up.

I also checked for cracked wires in the front, but they're in good condition as well.

Is there something else I can check for?

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  • zbill614 Jun 28, 2008

    when turning on tv.Green light comes on and turns off with no picture.

  • aparks_alonz Jul 22, 2008

    I have the same exact problem was not moved just happened one day???

  • rotorxtcy Sep 07, 2008

    I have the same problem with my 52" just happened last night where do I get this flyback thing (best place near portland oregon). How hard is it and what is the best thing to do to keep it from happening again. Is this common?

  • johnmcpher08 Sep 29, 2008

    52 inch RCA - green light turns on & off, BUT no picture problem, and notify you when a new solution is offered.

  • Anonymous Oct 20, 2008

    turn on tv the green liht goes on and of three or four times

  • Anonymous Oct 27, 2008

    My 52 inch got wet and the light would blink with no pic and now it has nothing

  • allend75 Jan 30, 2009

    Mine takes about 20 minutes to come on. I have to keep hitting the power button on, it will come on then goes back off. After about 5 tries it will finally power up.

  • Anonymous Feb 08, 2009

    green light turns on & off, BUT no picture problem, and notify you when a new solution is offered.

  • Rodney125 Apr 10, 2009

    My rca 52 inch is not working no picture or sound I just got it back from storage it work for 2 days them stop . On the power button there is one green light then is goes in to 7 blinking light over and over again can any body help with this?

  • jsthompson5 Apr 13, 2009

    I have the same problem! can you let me know what the component looks like and where it is?


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CP150 is a capacitor in the power supply circuit....feel top to
see if flat....change if "pooched" or swollen..................T.

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I have a HD52W55YX1 tv has no sound and no picture and the on & 0ff botton stay green .will not turn off .

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