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RCA 52" HDTV Won't turn on

RCA HDTV 52" won't turn on. Worked great for two plus years and now all I get is a light. light on power button comes on three times and turns off. no pic no sound.

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  • sarahsue Nov 07, 2007

    We have the same problem. I have tried everything I can think of. Unplugging it, holding down the button,changing channel button and now it makes a clicking noise but still wont come on

  • Anonymous Nov 08, 2007

    We started having the same problem today with this TV. Same light comes on 3 X then goes off. Must be a problemwith these TV's, you think?

  • Anonymous Nov 27, 2007

    My Kids was playing a game on the tv and now it won't come on. All I get is a flashing light for a couple of seconds, no power, no sound my son saw a green line in the middle of the tv. No pic on the screen only the green on light comes on for a minute.

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  • starlite5pa Feb 24, 2008

    tv takes about 30-40 minutes to turn on. after pushing the power on button on both remote and tv the green light turns on and off on and off but doesnt turn on until about 30 -40 minutes later,,,,,,,,,is very annoying. i have unplugged and waited several minutes before plugging back in, didnt help!

  • funnychick May 15, 2008

    Same problem, turn the power on and it flashes 3 times on off, on off, on off then nothing. Need help

  • abrahim64 May 17, 2008

    i have same problem,can that be fixed?



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Lashawn Robinson

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This set has problems with the ribbon that come from front panel back to ssb. Make sure it's on tight, pull off and reconnect. This will be the first thing to try. For more info

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lighty comes on three times no picture no sound

Posted on Nov 30, 2008



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SOURCE: RCA D52W20 52 in. Rear projection hdtv problems

the circuit board behind the power on and off button needs to be replaced very easy fix.. good luck everyone

Posted on Jan 09, 2009


Sonny Berry

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SOURCE: RCA D52W20 52 in. Rear projection hdtv problems

can you tell me if the light blinks when you press power? If so let me know and I can help you diagnose the problem.

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

Bill England

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SOURCE: rca d52w14 hit power green light blinks three times wont come on

could be power supply problem or high voltage problem. check caps in main power supply first.look for caps that have tops puffed up ususlly three or four.....

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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