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Strato LCD TV DVB1901 Does not switch on Red power light instead of being on constantly on standby is flashing perhaps x2 per second Light goes out when power switched off at mains or main power switch Jamie

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  • jamie rae13 Jun 21, 2008

    Unplugging for 1/2 hour does not help

    ...Jamie

  • jamie rae13 Jun 21, 2008

    how do I check smps ?

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Most likely a power supply problem although it could be something else. Is there anything that happened that may suggest why you are experiencing this problem. When you try to turn it on, does anything internal try to run? Do you have any audio? If nothing happens at all, the first thing to check and possibly replace is the power supply. You can test it with a meter. Let me know of any further questions that you may have with this and I would be happy to help

good luck

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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    Benjamin Patri Jun 21, 2008

    Also, a hard reset for a projection tv is generally 8 hours or overnight in order for the capacitors to fully discharge. I don't believe it will help, but it is worth a try.

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    Benjamin Patri Jun 28, 2008

    If you are satisfied with your experience here, then feel
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    Thanks for your time and service and I hope you have a Great Day!




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Contact strato customer care.i think it's just a minor problem with the circuit of led lights.technicians should be able to fix it in minutes.

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There is fault in the tv circuit , LED blinks or flashes on the front of your television. Each set or frequency of the blinks indicates a very specific problem with the television itself. In some cases, you may be able to repair the television set yourself -- or in the worst case you may need to order parts, call a local repair shop to the have a repairman sent out, or even purchase a new television set.

When it shuts off. Try doing what's called a self-diagnostic test.
As soon as the television shuts try these steps.

Pressing on the front panel's ?INPUT? and ?MENU? buttons at the same time, and holding for 5 seconds,
activates the Self Diagnostic Code Mode. The LED flashes denoting a two digit Error Code, or indicating no problem
has occured since the last Initalization.

Please do 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 ?24?, the LED will flash two times, pause, and then flash four
times.

The Error Code designations indicating a malfunction, or no malfunction, are listed below:
Self Diagnosic Code Description
1 - 2 = no error detected
2 - 1 = X-ray protect (high voltage or beam current)
2 - 2 = Short protect (short protect monitors low voltage supplies)
2 - 3 = Deflection protect (this could be loss of vertical or horizontal deflection)
2 - 4 = Vertical protect (usually loss of vertical from the source).

Good luck!

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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    Anand Kumar Jul 03, 2008

    If you would like to attempt a DIY, you will need a service manual to guide you to trouble shoot SMPS. You can find one here:
    http://servicemanuals.vstore.ca/

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You will need technical help to identify the circuits in trouble and the correct remedy. The Strato blinking code gives key diagnostic indicators, but still, it will require a tech to dig into that section identified by the diagnostic code in order to find the specific default. If you have experience in electronics then i can get you a schematic and service manual so that you can try fixing it yourself..

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Sai.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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    eagle338 Jun 25, 2008

    I dont think its an SMPS problem.. SMPS problems wont let the set to power up at all.. Take my word and try Strato technical support..



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There may be a problem with the smps ....just check whether it is working properly

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Try hard reset method by unplugging all the cables and wait for half an hour and after that replug all the cables and try .....hope this will help you

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Did you hear any sounds from the tv..?or any some like problem occur before the tv does not switch on.?

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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    micromaster Jun 21, 2008

    the
    double-side board (the one lying flat/horizontal just to the right of
    the vertical power supply board which has the fuses) has a burnt
    transistor (the one with the sizable heat sink on it, at the back left
    corner when looking at the board from the rear of the TV). It is
    blowing the (non-power supply) fuse.








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