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9 red blinks

Hi Guys Please I need your help!!!
18 months ago I bought a Sony KDS-R50XBR1.
A couple of weeks ago it started to show reddish
/pink colors when I turned it on. If I clicked on/off
the tv was used to work fine.


Now every time I turn the tv on it goes off by itself.
On average after I turn tv on for 20/30 times it
starts working.(sometimes with the reddish color).
After 3 hours it turns off.
In stand-by the tv blinks 9 red times.
Do you have any suggestions?

(I know that if it's an optical block the part will be
replaced for free by Sony because of the class action)
Thanks a lot
George Serraceno
giosark@hotmail.com
304-543-4063

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Yes there is an error code for 9 blinks: Panel error

Temperature sensor S1, S2, C board or IIC line connector is not seated correctly.

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I can assure you thais the right model number and that it blinks for 9 times.
I got rid of the tv but thank you for your time

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Can you verify that its 9 blinks? There is no error code in that set for 9. also please verify that its a kdsr50xbr1

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Tim

Posted on Sep 11, 2008

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SOURCE: Sony KDS-R50XBR1 9 red blinks

Isn't that the idicator telling you that its time to change the dlp lamp?

Posted on Jun 28, 2008

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