TV

Facing TV Problems? Ask a TV Technician.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

TV

My HD Mitsubishi TV is not working. An orange light keeps blinking.

Customer Question
What's the problem?...
My HD Mitsubishi TV is not working. An orange light keeps blinking. What's the problem?
Submitted: 5 years ago.Category: TV
Ask Your Own TV Question
Answered in 3 minutes by:
3/6/2012
TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 5 years ago
Rod
Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair
Category: TV
Satisfied Customers: 4,501
Experience: FCC Commercial License, Previous owner of Electronics Repair shop, 40+ years in electronic systems.
Verified
Hi,

To be able to help you more accurately, we will need the complete model number.

Which light is blinking "orange"?

Thanks,
Rod
Ask Your Own TV Question
Customer reply replied 5 years ago

That is the model number. At the bottom right front of the 65" TV is a tiny on/off switch.

To the left of it is a green light that stays on when the unit is on. The blinking orange light is half an inch to the left of where the green light should be on.

TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 5 years ago
Hi,

The model number will have 5-digits, such as WD-65732 if this is a DLP projection TV.

Also, on the lights flashing - from the diagram below, which one is green and the other flashing?

graphic

Thanks,
Rod
Ask Your Own TV Question
Customer reply replied 5 years ago
Lamp status is on. Model number is XXXXX
TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 5 years ago
Hi,

Have you replaced the lamp recently?

Is the light more red than yellow? Solid or blinking?

Thanks,
Rod
Ask Your Own TV Question
Customer reply replied 5 years ago

I replaced the lamp 2-3 months ago. The light has more red than yellow.Blinking.

Daniel

TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 5 years ago
Hi Daniel,

The blinking light means the lamp cover is loose. Power off the TV and let it cool down.

The open the lamp door and reseat it and see if the TV will start. If not, then we will have to initiate the diagnostic routine.

Thanks,
Rod
Rod
Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair
Category: TV
Satisfied Customers: 4,501
Experience: FCC Commercial License, Previous owner of Electronics Repair shop, 40+ years in electronic systems.
Verified
Rod and 87 other TV Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Ask Rod Your Own Question
Rod
Rod
Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair
Category: TV
Satisfied Customers: 4,501
4,501 Satisfied Customers
Experience: FCC Commercial License, Previous owner of Electronics Repair shop, 40+ years in electronic systems.

Rod is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I'm screaming your praises!! WOW! I plugged my TV in and bammo! The picture came on bright and beautiful. What a relief! YOU saved me some money and headache.

VMUnited States

I love this site! $9 instead of a repairman or new/used frig can't be beaten. This older woman will worry less now that she knows about this site. Bless you all.

WindyUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Louie

Louie

Technician

2,950 satisfied customers

25+ yrs. experience in the field and 5+ yrs. online, down to component level.

Rod

Rod

TV & Communications Sys Repair

4,501 satisfied customers

FCC Commercial License, Previous owner of Electronics Repair shop, 40+ years in electronic systems.

Steven

Steven

Technician

1,429 satisfied customers

Ma. Master Technician Lic. Authorized Warranty Support.

euro-pro llc

euro-pro llc

Technician

1,128 satisfied customers

20 years in TV repair,certified by all major brands- Sony,Samsung, LG,Toshiba, Panasonic, RCA,

Daniel

Daniel

Electrical Engineer

1,072 satisfied customers

BSEE (Electrical Engineer), 10+ years electronic design experience ,chip, board, component expert

Conrad

Conrad

Technician

946 satisfied customers

Training on many types of consumer electronics, training on Sony Samsung and JVC

Neil

Neil

Technician

803 satisfied customers

More than 10 years experience repairing TV's and electronics equipment.

< Previous | Next >

Related TV Questions
I have a Hitachi rear projection TV., After replacing the
I have a Hitachi rear projection TV., After replacing the bulb I have difficulty with the TV just shutting down for no reason that I am aware of. After the green light in the front quits blinking I ca… read more
Dan T.
Dan T.
Calibration and Repair Center Supervisor
Associate Degree
5,676 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 Sony Projection TV and I recently replaced the
I have a 2006 Sony Projection TV and I recently replaced the lamp in it and now there is a green light along bottom of screen and a message that the life of the lamp is about to expire. Have I done so… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Television Repair Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,672 satisfied customers
My TV is High Definition projection TV Model KDP 65WS550,
My TV is High Definition projection TV Model KDP 65WS550, serial #(###) ###-#### When I turn it on, I get sound no picture, it turns off in about 10 seconds. This TV is about 13 years old … read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Television Repair Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,672 satisfied customers
I HAVE AN OLD 52 REAR PROJECTION TV THAT WAS LEFT TO US FROM
i HAVE AN OLD 52 REAR PROJECTION TV THAT WAS LEFT TO US FROM A PASSED RELATIVE. It's a RCA Model P5674BG . iT WORKS BUT THE COLOR TINT IS BLUISH RED, i NOITICED THE GREEN LAMP DOES LIGHT UP. Can this … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
Just replaced the lamp on our Panasonic projection tv. Light
Just replaced the lamp on our Panasonic projection tv . Light is blinking green several times then power goes off and tv lamp light blinks red every 5-7 secs … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I just replaced the lamp in my KDS50A2000 projection TV and
I just replaced the lamp in my KDS50A2000 projection TV and the red lamp light is still comming on … read more
info tech
info tech
Self Employed
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
321 satisfied customers
Replaced lamp on model82740 projection tv have sound but
Replaced lamp on model82740 projection tv have sound but green light does not come on just stays red … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I have an older (10+ years) Mitsubishi projection TV, about
I have an older (10+ years) Mitsubishi projection TV, about 50 inches. I now have about a 3 inch color line across the top of the screen. The line slopes right to left. What do you think is wrong and … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I was given a hitachi projection tv model # 57f59a and i was
I was given a hitachi projection tv model # 57f59a and i was wondering are there any downloads for it? it seems to not have a sharp of picture as it should … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
Have a Panasonic pt-61DLX76 projection tv. It turns on but
Have a Panasonic pt-61DLX76 projection tv. It turns on but then a few seconda later it turns itself off then makes a buzzing sound/while flashing coming from the ballast. It then turns itself back on.… read more
Pete
Pete
Engineer
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,124 satisfied customers
The switch on my" projection TV blinks but does not come on
The switch on my 69" projection TV blinks green but does not come on or connect to cable … read more
Shahid
Shahid
Owner of Repair Shop
High School or GED
3,497 satisfied customers
I have a Panasonc PT-47X54J projection TV which I purchased
I have a Panasonc PT-47X54J projection TV which I purchased in 2004. It has worked trouble free for 13 years. A few weeks ago, I turned it on, and only the power light came on, and nothing happened. I… read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I have a 10 yr old RCA Model R56WH78, projection TV that
I have a 10 yr old RCA Model R56WH78, projection TV that started turning itself on with the volume wide open and unable to turn down the volume. At other times it will inadvertently change channels, s… read more
Pete
Pete
Engineer
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,124 satisfied customers
I have a hitachi projection tv model 65SWX20B. I wonder if
I have a hitachi projection tv model 65SWX20B. I wonder if it would be compatible with my Roku streaming stick. … read more
p0llinate
p0llinate
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
61 inch Samsung projection tv, nine years old, has great
61 inch Samsung projection tv, nine years old, has great picture but recently started turning itself off after a min. or so of operation. timer and lamp lights blink after it turns off. Why? … read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Television Repair Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,672 satisfied customers
I have a Samsung projection tv purchased in 2005. When
I have a Samsung projection tv purchased in 2005. When turned on, the power indicator light blinks but no picture nor sound. I am not able to turn on or off using the remote nor the power button at th… read more
info tech
info tech
Self Employed
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
321 satisfied customers
My Sony KDFE60A20 projection tv screen comes on for a minute
my Sony KDFE60A20 projection tv screen comes on for a minute then the screen goes black both visual and audio the comes back on for a minute and repeats … read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Television Repair Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,672 satisfied customers
I have a GE 46in projection TV. Model No 46GW947. 1999 where
https://www.justanswer.com/tv-repair/2a9lc-ge-46in-projection-tv-model-no-46gw947-sn-xxxxxxxxx.html static … read more
Jack
Jack
technician
factory trained engineer
2,159 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x