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- Have you tried to unplug TV power cord from wall outlet for 10 minutes to reset, replug back in and check?
ah OK, let me explain what the universal remote did, it actually activated service mode of TV firmware in wrong way and TV has stuck on that mode. It is bad idea to use universal remote on these TVs. In other words TV firmware has been corrupted and its solution is to replace EEPROM chip mounted on main board of TV, it needs good soldering work with proper tools and expertise, required EEPROM chip (having firmware data pre-installed) is available at following supplier for $15..
There are two version of main board utilized in this model so need to verify the part number written on sticker pasted on main board to get correct EEPROM chip for replacement. This will resolve the problem.
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Please do not use universal remotes on this TV as the firmware in this TV gets corrupted easily while universal remote sends different codes and we see this problem frequently here. I trust my input will help you out. Please feel free to respond if you have any additional questions.A positive rating to answer would be greatly appreciated, please click on 5 star on this page then click submit/finish button so I can get credit on website for my work. If you don't see rating option then intimate here.Regards,Shahid.
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