Question about Televison & Video
The tv begins to turn on with a loud click and then after a few seconds turns off again. In the intervening seconds the screen partially brightens and then dims again. The tv is in the bedroom and the loud click is very disturbing (wife is a light sleeper). Philips seem to have no idea what is causing this. They've had it in the shop for 3 weeks and can find nothing wrong with software, timer etc. Have tried everything from taking remote out of room to covering intrared receiver with tape. The on-timer is switched off. What type of external signal could the tv be recieving to cause it to think it should switch on? TV is just over a year old.
I can think of nothing in our home that would send a signal for any reason at a predetermined time. Hope you can help.
Outside your home like an alarm signal from another house, company or car. Can you switch the signal to another frequency? Or just build a Faraday cage ... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faraday_cage
Posted on Jul 31, 2008
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 11, 2014 | Philips 32PFL3505D 32 in LCD TV
Sep 11, 2014 | Philips 32PF5531D 32 in. LCD Television
Mar 23, 2010 | Westinghouse 32" Flat Panel LCD HDTV
Dec 27, 2009 | Philips 42PFL5603D - 42 IN. LCD HDTV
May 23, 2009 | Philips Magnavox MS3652S 36" TV
Dec 25, 2006 | Samsung LN-S3251D 32 in. LCD HDTV
Sep 13, 2006 | GE 32GT740 32" TV
120 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!