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Blinking red lights

Hello,
do anyone know how to fix the Blinking red light on this Akai LCT2701TD.

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Sam
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The failure of a blinking light is from a defective power supply. It could be a zener diode that is faulty, rectifier and a few capacitors as well.
I repair these power supplies. If you need more info send me an email to jah2mil@hotmail.com

Posted on May 30, 2008

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I don't know how to fix the blinking red light but I did solve my problem. I also have purchased my hdtv at Costco and after reading this website and seeing that this problem seemed to be a very common one, I went to Costco and complained about this company is selling through Costco a defective product and not compensating anyone for it. Their claim is that you are out of warranty but it is more than a coincidence that all these tv's are about 2 to 2 1/2 yrs old and having the same problems. This is clearly a manufacturer's defect. I am pleased to say that Costco refunded all my money to me even though it was purchased in 1/2006 and out of warranty. I suggest that all of you do the same thing.

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