Question about Sylvania LC320SS8 32 in. LCD Television

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TV won't turn on.

The red "stand by" light is on. When I press the power button (either on the tv or on the reomote) the green light flashes (usually twice, sometimes multiple times) and then the red "stand by" light comes back on.
I have tried removing the AC power, even over night, and no change.

Any suggestions?

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  • Anonymous Aug 05, 2008

    I'm having the exact same problem with the same TV. The manufacturer is no help. Even though I have a receipt, they refuse to do any work without the serial number which apparently was on a sticker that is no longer on the tv. When I asked them where else the serial number could be (inside a panel etc..) they said that they didn't know & that it was my tough luck that the serial number sticker is missing.

  • Anonymous Aug 24, 2008

    i have the EXACT same problem. Have tried everything the book said. Now it's at the repair shop.



    Todd

  • pkomarni Aug 26, 2008

    Same problem. Trying to avoid having to take it to a service center, because there aren't any local.

  • Anonymous Oct 17, 2008

    lc420ss8 with same problem

  • Anonymous Nov 07, 2008

    exact same thing :(

  • Anonymous Nov 11, 2008

    i have the same problem. turns on and then immediately off. my tv is only five months old.

  • Anonymous Nov 17, 2008

    I have the same problem. I had this TV for 5 months, and it just stop working last night. =[ This was my favorite tv.

  • Blkcrispani Nov 17, 2008

    I have the same problem. I had my TV for 5months and out of no where it stopped working last night. =[ This was my favorite TV.

  • Anonymous Nov 20, 2008

    I hate this tv, I got it from Kmart less than a year ago, and within 5 or 6 months the tv just starting doing the cut off and on thing, some times it will stay on all night, then maybe for a few hours or mins. One time i went online and got some codes. It worked when i try it with the remote control. I think that the tv and the directv box has cross signals or something like that. Do you have any trouble shooting codes that I can use.?



    Sometimes that works if I can get it on this time I will never cut it off.



    Help....

  • Anonymous Dec 14, 2008

    Add another set to the list of "it will no longer turn on". It will turn green for a second, then go back to the red standby. I even unplugged it for a week to no avail...

  • andrizzo67 Dec 16, 2008

    I have this same problem. light turns to green when I try to turn the tv on, but than switches back to red.

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The problem is the digital main board if you can get ashop to order it for you its easy to replace yourself four screws and three or four plug in connectors.

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I would call the company or return the tv

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