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I Have a goodmans LCD tv - LD3261HDFVT. the red standby light

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I Have a goodmans LCD tv - LD3261HDFVT. the red standby light is on but when I try to turn the Tv on either using the remote or using the buttons on the tv itself the red light flashes on and off for 30 seconds and then stops flashing and the tv does not turn on. Can you help tell me what is wrong?
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HiCustomer Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer. You might wish to unplug the TV for an hour or more. If this power reset does not allow the TV to turn on component failure is indicated. The LD3261HDFVT are known for having problems with their power supplies failing. These are assembled using the wave soldering process they are known for having cold solder connections. The safety circuitry shuts the TV set down or will keep it from turning on when it detects a problem. The LD3261HDFVT has over 2,000 parts, which includes millions of transistors inside the integrated circuits. The capacitors will change value, leak and become defective. Resistors will change value and burn. Diodes and IC can go bad. This may have a domino effect and cause other parts to fail. Replacing one defective part may make the TV operate for a short time but the part will fail again if the parts that caused the failure to begin with are not replaced. The only way to know for sure which parts that are no longer within factory specs and for a proper repair all the electronics must be diagnosed by someone with the correct electronic test equipment specifically designed for TV service and the skills to use the test equipment. I wish I could tell you there was a quick fix or button to push that would fix the TV but that is not the case or the solution needed to get the TV operating correctly.

If you wish to repair it yourself what type of electronic training do you have?

What type of TV test equipment do you own?

Do you own and know how to operate an oscilloscope?

If you decide this is not something that you can do would you like an idea of what the cost to repair the TV will be?


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