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My tv got dropped when we moved it. now i have sound but no picture and the red light flashed 5 times. am I screwed?

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Five continous blinks of standby light on Sony sets denotes the fault in its [AKB], Automatic Kin Bios circuit. During the fall there must have a break in the printed circuit board, especially on its LOT [Line Output Transformer] side. Just open the TV and check whether the printed circuit board have any cark or any other type of break, whic cause the circuits tracks to open circuted. The above said LOT is a bulky and heavy one, can cause break to that portion, if the fall is hard. Check it. As far as sound is good, its tuner, video IF and most of the other portions are Ok. Just keely check for this trouble I mentioned above. If you need further assistance, feel free to get me through Fixya. Ok.

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