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The television was not on but was plugged in when we lost power in our neighborhood not from weather but from a transformer going out or a car wreck. Since power was off we decided to go to bed. The power had gone out about 10:20 pm that evening.I woke up about 3 hours later and out power was back on all the other tvs in the house and in fact all electronics were working fine. Except my 37 lg in my bedroom. I looked at the front where the little light for on(green) and off(red) and it was flashing red green. I have tried the obvious things check power, check cable, unplug and plug back in and I even blew on it like the old nintendo games...... HELP!!!!!

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More than likely, the power supply has blown capacitors in it. If you feel comfortable, you may search for a power supply module for it at shopjimmy.com & attempt replaceing it yourself, OR, I would submit a claim with your homeowners insurance as power surge damage(provided your deductible is not so high that it isn't worth it) Some electronics are more sensative than others & that is why the LG got it, but everything else is fine. I have been a TV tech for over 25 yrs. & have seen it happen more than once....good luck...hope this helps! Regards, Ross

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