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Mitsubishi Wd-52525 HDTV Stutis light constant red

I am wondering what might be wrong with our 52' Mitsubishi WD-52525 flat screen HDTV. When you go to turn on the tv the timer light blinks green for about a minute and then the tv trys to turn on, I heard the sound, then it fails and the status light turn a constant red. We have had the tv a little over 14 months and have not replaced the lamp. However, the lamp light is not red and we have never received a warning message on the tv about the lamp being about to fail. How would one know if the lamp needs to be replaced? Additionally, we cleaned the filter, and tried a system reset over the phone with Mitsubishi to no avail. We would like to fix this ourselves rather than have to call someone to repair it. Any idea what the problem might be? All advice is welcome and greatly appreciated. came home to find the timer light blinking and i cannot turn the TV on or the timer light off

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  • jesseaj2002 Sep 09, 2008

    I also have a wd-52525 and I replaced the 4 capacitors

    (C81A2,C81A3, C81B3 AND C81B4 (1000uFD, 16 V) , and also 2 other capacitors (3300uf 10volts) and my tv went from not starting up to starting up with a bunch of columns and lines going through them covering the whole screen...what is my issue now? please help

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Good Day, barryspiegle.

You and a million others are having this problem. Are you handy? Did you say; yes/kind of?

HERE IS THE SOLUTION FOR THAT PROBLEM AND THE ONES YOU WILL HAVE IN FUTURE:

Replace C81A2,C81A3, C81B3 AND C81B4 (1000uFD, 16 V) On DM PCB.
Replace C8F19, C8F21, C8F22 and C8F27 (1000uFD, 16 V) On FMT PCB.
Replace C9A51, C9A52, C9A61, C9A62 On power PCB.

REPLACE ALL WITH (680uFD, 16V, 105c), part number 181P734030.

Replace C9A37 and C9A38 ON POWER PCB. (3300uFD, 50 V).

Good Luck, big IRISH.

ps; Three boards on left side of TV and about 2.5 to 3 hours of repair time.

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