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MY KLV-S32A10 will not turn on, it has a blinking red ligh

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MY KLV-S32A10 will not turn on, it has a blinking red ligh t.
Submitted: 6 years ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Tim Nolan, TV Repair Technician replied 6 years ago
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Thank you for posting your question on Just Answer! I will be happy to help you with this problem. Can you please give us some more information so I can better answer your questions.

-Is the light blinking a code? (example 6 blinks pause 6 blinks pause repeat)
-How old is the unit?


Please give me this information and I will be happy to assist you further.

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Tim Nolan
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
2 blinks pause 2 blinks pause repeat... It was manf. in nov 2005
TV Technician: Tim Nolan, TV Repair Technician replied 6 years ago
There are a couple of things that could cause this, unfortunately there is no reset for this television other than unplugging it. It will have an internal failure at this point. I will try to explain the possibilities the best I can.

First you could have a failure in the power supply, we have seen some capacitors fail in your model and cause funky problems like this. If this is the case you could be looking at somewhere around $175-$200 to fix the set. IF the power supply had to be replaced you could be looking at $250-300

Next could be the main board, this would not be good news because you could be looking at $300-$400 for the repair (I know this is up there in the price range and most likely getting over the cost of a new set)

Any of these could cause your problem, but it will require troubleshooting to determine the exact cause of your problem. If you have experience, and test equipment and would like to attempt some troubleshooting I will be happy to assist you, however if you do not have equipment or experience then you would need a repairman at this time to get an exact diagnosis. I am sorry that I don't have a quick fix or easy answer for you on this one, it is definitely an internal failure.


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Tim Nolan
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
I don't have the equipment or the expertise to test the TV. So, I will have to have a tech. come to the house?
TV Technician: Tim Nolan, TV Repair Technician replied 6 years ago
Sorry to say but yes you will need a tech to come out...I recommend using www.tvrepairpros.com to find a shop near you.

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