Question about Televison & Video

1 Answer

Blinking red lights

Whenever i power on my tv, the power button blinks red once and then blinks red four times. It does not turn on. What error code is that or what is the problem.

Posted by on

  • copop May 25, 2008

    Whenever i power on my tv, the power button blinks red once and then blinks red four times. It does not turn on. What error code is that or what is the problem.



    The model is 37MF23ID/37

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 8,617 Answers

I will need to know the model number of your set in order to be able to help you out with the problem, as different models have different error codes.

Posted on May 23, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a sony rear projection TV model number kfws60s1 that will not turn on I press the on button and green light will flash 5 times then goes red again please help shed light into the problem pleaz


Understanding Sony Television Blinking Codes ' Techlore

www.techlore.com/article/understanding-sony-television-blinking-codes
Now the red light blinks 5 time while watching it. Is there any way of ..... 2006 that willnot power on and the green LED is blinking 6 times. We had a service ...

Sony KDF E55A20 - 5 Flashing Read Lights - TV Forums

www.tv-forums.com/.../TV.../TV.../Sony_KDF_E55A20_-_5_Flashing_...

Mar 17, 2012 - 14 posts - ‎4 authors
We have had a Sony KDF E55A20 since January 2006 and it has been trouble free. ...The TV will switch on fine green power lights. Then after about 20 ... If I turn off and turn on the power light will flash red 5 times. Leave it off ...

Sony TV - How to troubleshoot a red or blinking light ...

? 3:36
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLkyFXv2-i4
Apr 6, 2012 - Uploaded by SonyListens
Sony TV - How to troubleshoot a red or blinking light ... and power lights, these easy steps will help you determine what the... 5:17. Easiest TV repair - How to Fix Power [TV turns off, freezes, ... Get video URL at current time.

Dec 02, 2015 | Sony Televison & Video

1 Answer

HELLO i HAVE THE mITSUBISHI wd60737 AND IT WILL NOT TURN ON. IT BLINKS THREE GREEN LIGHTS LIKE IT GOING TO TURN ON BUT THEN IT BLINKS RED ONCE AND TURNS OF. i TRIED THE HOLD FOR TEN SECONDS RESET THIN


First make sure the filters and vents are clean and the filter cover(s) are properly installed.

Try once more (DO NOT RESET). As soon as the TV shuts down, press the ACTIVITY/ENTER button and the CH Down button on the TV (not the remote control) and hold them for 5 seconds. The Status LED will start blinking an error code. The "normal" code is 12, which would be one blink, pause, then two blinks and a pause. The code is repeated five times. Post your results in the comments; I can look up the code for you.

Jan 03, 2015 | Mitsubishi Televison & Video

1 Answer

My 73" mitsubishi dlp WD-73827 turns off and has a red status light blinking. I have replaced the bulb and the heat sensor... any answer to what else could be the problem?


It is helpful to have the sequence of the blinking red light. This may help:

MODELS: WD-52627 / 52628 / 62627 / 62628 / 62827 / 62927 / 73727 / 73827 / 73927

Page 43

3. Error Code Operational Check

Note: The TV must be in "Shut Down" and not have been switched Off, to perform the Error Code Operational

Check. When the TV is switched Off, the code automatically resets to "12" No Error.



Pressing the front panel "DEVICE" and "MENU" buttons at the same time, and holding for 5 seconds,

activates the Error Code Mode. The LED flashes denoting a two digit Error Code, or indicating no problem

has occured since the last Initalization.



Note: The front panel buttons must be used, NOT those on the Remote Control.



• The number of flashes indicates the value of the MSD (tens digit) of the Error Code.

• The flashing then pauses for approximately 1/2 second.

• The LED then flashes indicating the value of the LSD (ones digit) of the Error Code.

• The Error Code is repeated a total of 5 times.



Example: If the Error Code is "23", the LED will flash two times, pause, and then flash three times.



4. Error Codes

The Error Code designations indicating malfunction, or no malfunction, are listed below:

POWER

LED

STATUS

LED

LAMP

LED

Power

Status Condition

Off Yellow Off Low

Power Excess heat. Check Lamp Filter

Off or On Off Yellow No

change

120w usage time over 7000 Hrs.

150W usage time over 3500 Hrs.

Off Off Blinks

Yellow

Low

Power Lamp Cover open

Off Blinks

Yellow Off " Filter Cover Open

Off Off Red Stby Lamp did not turn On

Off Blinks

Red Off Low

Power Fan Stopped

Off Red Off " Circuit failure (short or DVI

connector unplugged)

Abnormal LED Indications

Error Codes "DEVICE" & "MENU"



Error Codes Description



12 No error detected

22 Recovery from Reset

32 Lamp cover is Open

34 Lamp abnormality

35 DM Fan failed (Chassis Fan)

36 Exhaust or Lamp Ballast Fan failed

37 DMD Engine Fan failed

38 Lamp temperature abnormally high. Remove Lamp to check filter.

39 DMD temperature abnormally high

41 Short is detected (Standby Power Supplies)

42 Lamp Fan failed

44 DVI cable between Format and Engine disconnected

46 DMD Temp. Sensor not detected (check DT connector))

47 DM Temperature too high

48 Engine power supply short detected

51 Speaker Drive circuit short detected

52 HDD excess temperature (V30+ & V31 only)

55 HDD Fan Stopped (V30+ & V31 onlyt)

Jul 18, 2014 | Mitsubishi WD Televison & Video

1 Answer

Power light is red and flashing. when we press the power button it sounds like it's trying to power on the light turns to flashing green for a few seconds and then the power cuts off and turns back to...


Hi,
Flashing red light in Sony tv indicates that tv got some internal problem and went on protection mode to avoid further damage. Now it needs service/ repair.
Blinking red light also has an error code that has info about possible cause of problem, let me know how many times red light is blinking after 3 seconds ling pause and model number of your tv to provide you helpful info.
Thanks.

Feb 23, 2011 | Sony KDS55A2000 55" HDTV

2 Answers

The tv just turns off after about 5 seconds and won't stay on. i've used the system reset and unplugged it already. no power surge, lightning storm, etc. Ideas?


If reset does not cure it and if after about 70 seconds of unplugging set the green power light stops blinking, do this:

When power light comes on and goes off, on the front of the set press and hold both the menu and input buttons at the same time for at least 5 seconds and RELEASE both buttons.


Power light should blink a two digit error code like 2 blinks, 2 blinks, a pause and repeat it four more times.

Let me know what error code you find and if this told you something you did not know, rate this solution as very helpful as I do this here for free.


SD TECH

Aug 24, 2010 | Mitsubishi WS-55511 55" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Tv powers down every time we try to start it. We turn it on and it immediately turns itself off.


Please do the self check it has: when it shuts off and power light goes off, on the front of the set press and hold both MENU AND INPUT for at least 5 seconds and release both buttons.

Power light will blink a two digit error code like 2 blinks, 2 blinks, a pause and repeat the error code four more times.

If this information helped you rate this solution as very helpful and I will if you post a comment here tell you what it means.

I do this here for free.


SD TECH

Aug 23, 2010 | Mitsubishi WS-55511 55" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Mitsubishi rear projection tv.. 55 inch made in june 2003... will not turn on... no lights blink nothing no sound.. push button nothing happens.... looked in back not knowing what to look for or look at...


IF power light on front comes on for a second or two and goes off do the self check this set has:

On front of set when power light goes off, press and hold both the Input and Menu buttons at the same time for more than 5 seconds and release both buttons.


Power light should blink a two digit error code like: 2 blinks, 2 blinks, a pause and repeat the code four more times.


If this information helps and you want to know what error code found means rate this solution as very helpful and comment here and I will tell you what it means.

SD TECH

Aug 22, 2010 | Mitsubishi WS-55513 55" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Panasonic PT-51HX41 51 inch


the blinking power indicator is actually a error code. How many times does it blink as I can assist you if you let me know how many times the led blinks

May 28, 2009 | Panasonic PT-51HX41 51" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

I have a Mitsubishi WD-62525. This morning my TV would not turn on so I pressed the rest button. After the Timer light stopped blinking I pressed power. I could hear the fans start than a somewhat loud...


the status light blinking red means a fan (the unit hs 4 of them) has failed. you need to determine which one. use the self diagnostic function:
Error Code Operational Check
Note:
The TV must be in “Shut Down” and not manually switched Off, to perform the Error Code Operational
Check. When the TV is switched Off, the code automatically resets to “12” No Error.
Press the front panel “DEVICE” and “MENU” buttons at the same time, and hold for 5 seconds to
activate the Error Code Operational Check. The LED will then flash denoting a two digit Code.
Note: The front panel buttons must be used, NOT those on the Remote Control.
• The number of flashes indicates the value of the MSD (tens digit) of the Error Code.
• The flashing then pauses for approximately 1/2 second.
• The LED then flashes indicating the value of the LSD (ones digit) of the Error Code.
Example: If the Error Code is “32”, the LED will flash three times, pause, and then flash two times.
• The Error Code is repeated a total of 5 times.


and read the code.
35= Chassis Fan failure
36 =Exhaust (Back Cover) or Lamp Ballast Fan failure
37= Engine (DMD or Lamp) Fan failure

Nov 15, 2008 | Mitsubishi WD-52525 52" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Theatre View Toshiba Rear Projection TV 50 Inch with no sound or picture and a red light keeps blinking


I have the sames t.v you have to go in the back flip the power cord switch...then reboot the t.v.

Jun 27, 2008 | Televison & Video

Not finding what you are looking for?
Televison & Video Logo

Related Topics:

207 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

69718 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

6364 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

63580 Answers

Are you a Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...