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Am electrical storm last night...
Am electrical storm last night. TV (55' LED) with power scurge plug. When I try to turn TV on the blue light on the bottom will flash but screem will stay black. When I try to turn TV off it will not. I have to unplug for light to go off.
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TV Technician: James, Technician replied 8 years ago
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Hi There,

Do you have any power lights on the set ?

Do you hear a clicking from the rear of the set when you try to turn it on ?

James
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

yes the the blue light on the bottom of the TV. It lights up when you turn the set on then goes off. It lights up anytime you use the remote (turn up sound, change ch.) I have Dish'

 

no sound

Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Have gotten nothing and I see that I have been charged. What's going on???
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