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Toshiba 42HL196 - Red light flashing 3 times consistently (for

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Toshiba 42HL196 - Red light flashing 3 times consistently (for days). Pressing power button and holding for 5 secs clicks once, no other response. Remote has not worked to turn on for over a year but will turn off after playing with it (before this happened). I have the back off and have checked the fuse = continuity. Have moved power cord to another circuit breaker, same problems. Which board is most likely causing the problem? I found a button board and AC input board at reasonable prices.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Joe replied 7 years ago.

You will fine a couple of caps that are bulged and they need to be replace, or you can buy a new power supply at If you want to just purchase the caps, you can get them at

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