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I bought a Toshiba 42'' plasma TV exactly 1 year ago. The model, as per the hand book, is 42PD6600 A. About 8 weeks ago I began experiencing some problems to turn on the TV, i.e. the red light (stand by) was on but I couldn't turn on the TV by pressing the P /P- keys on the remote or by pressing the buttons on the remove of the TV itself (and replaced the batteries to the remote) Once I 'wiggled' the power cable it eventually turned the green light on and the tv worked. this happened a few times but in the last week it because seriously difficult to 'make the green light' come up and this morning I managed to bring the light on but neither picture no sound comes up. I tried several different scart cables and through different TV scart connections and connected the scarts to several different applications to the tv, i.e. DVD and cable box, but no luck.

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Maybe your ac cable has a lost contact thats why when you wiggle it it will turn on. just replace your power cable first before you are going to troubleshoot the other problem.

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