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My TV only turns on after unplugging it for an extended

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My TV only turns on after unplugging it for an extended period.
JA: What's the make and model of your tv, and has turning it on been a problem in the past?
Customer: Only recently... Has happened a few times. It's a Philips. 48 inch
JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?
Customer: Tv menu works. No problems with same source inputs.
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: Recent issue
JA: Anything else you want the TV expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Model is 47PFL7432D/37 I also hear an electrical buzz in that can only be heard when I am close to the back of the tv.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 month ago.

Hello, I'm Shahid.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble with this but I'll do my best to help.

Expert:  Shahid replied 1 month ago.

- Any idea how old is the TV and how long it have had this problem?