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Power button doesn't work...

When I push the power button, the light stays green and nothing happens... How to I remove the front bezel to repair or check the switch/contacts? Thanks, Steve

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  • mrwheetstone Sep 12, 2008

    Same problem indeed. When I switch input modes the image flashes for like half a second but then screen goes black again.



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Your problem is not the switch. Probably you have faulty capacitors, deteriorated solder joints or worn out bulbs.
To open the case, remove the base (push button and lift off).
remove any screws under the base plate.
Pry the front and back cover apart, they snap together.
Good luck,
Monitor Mike

Posted on Oct 22, 2008


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