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Hitachi 53SDX89BA has no video

My set turns on and has audio. However, the video is completely out. Black screen. It appears I can change channels, turn set on/off etc. Just no video. I opened up back panel and all components appearI(visually) OK. All green LEDs are on but the red Protect LED is blinking continuously. Any ideas? I have no schematic diags. Thanks for any ideas to help me with this.

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  • TJaySwampDog May 29, 2008

    There were no symptoms. I was watching a show and instantaneously the video went blank with no warning signs.

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The blinking light indicates that the high voltage section has shutdown because a problem was detected. There are a number of possible causes for this. Was there any other symptom prior to a dark screen?
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