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TV turns off

We were watching TV and it went out. After pushing the power button, the TV comes on, you can see a picture for a VERY brief second and then goes back off again. The power button blinks red 3 times. The TV is connected directly to an outlet. Thank you.

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  • kay Anderson Mar 22, 2007

    We just had the tv fixed. It turned out to be two chips that needed to be replaced.
    Thanks for your input.

  • kay Anderson May 21, 2007

    I don't remember the exact name for the chips, but they both had prongs sticking out of them. Cost was $300.

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Which chip needed to be replaced and how much did it cost?

Posted on May 18, 2007

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    Which chips needed to be replaced and how much did it cost?

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That sounds like a power board problem if im not mistaken where your power cord plugs into the tv there is a board it connects to often times if u plug the tv in and it starts itself or turns its self off its the power board that needs to be replaced which btw is not cheap at all

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