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Power outage / TV won't come on.

I had a power outage in a storm last night,... the TV will turn on but no picture or sound will come up. I tried to reset it w/ the reset button,... but nothing happens. This happened a few years ago as well,... and an HONEST TV repair guy actually walked me through a sequence of pushing some buttons ( over the phone ) and the picture returned as normal. However,.. I can't seem to find an honest TV repair person. Now they just say "bring it in" or "make an appt to have a repair man come to my house. Anyone familiar with how to reset the TV?

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  • cadomin Aug 04, 2008

    Came home to find out that TV won't turn on. Apparently there was a storm over the weekend. Cable box, mini-stereo, and dvd player all on same surge protector with TV. All others are working fine. Tried unplugging and replugging in TV - but it doesn't turn on at all. I was looking for the reset button - but can't find it - any idea where it is? HELP! Don't really want to spend money for in-service if it may just be a simple reset of the TV. thanks.

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I have a Mitsubishi VS 50705. I left it on overnight and when I awoke I tried to turn it on forgeting I left it on. It will not turn on. I hear a click when I plug it in but nothing happens. I can not seem to find a reset button anywhere. There was not any power surges to my knowledge or storms. I am in the middle of nowhere, so the possibility of getting a repair person out in slim to none. Any Ideas?

Thanks, Ron

Posted on Aug 17, 2008

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Call the manufacture tech support and ask them for their rep in your area. If it is possible for them to reset your TV I am sure that they will.

From your description, most of the time there is damage to the power supply, or one of the areas in the set.


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Posted on May 12, 2008

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