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my rca big screen tv: model #D52W25YX1, serial # XXXXX

my rca big screen tv...
my rca big screen tv: model #D52W25YX1, serial # XXXXX comes on and only stays on f0r 5-10 seconds and will not come on for anther 10 minutes, whats wrong? Bob
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Thanks for the Question

I may be a few minutes between each request for info thanks for your patience!

Its not a dlp its a rear projection set

When it goes off does it go off completely or is the sound still on please?perhaps just the pic goes black?

Anthony
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

it goes off completly

Hi Robert

Dry joints poor connections in the horizontal stage are the probable cause particularly around the high voltage capacitors the thing is with these sets they are ....dangerous, their are very high voltages in this set and they can kill particularly for this type of issue were the chassis and boards are going to need to come out to be examined

A tech would charge around $250 to perform work you can find a tech in your area using this address www.tvrepairpros.com

Please consider the age of the set before putting money into this the set is very dated now compared to modern sets.

I am sorry this isnt anything easier

Let me know if you need more info

Many Thanks
Anthony
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago


thank you very much, looks like a new set. bob

Hi Bob

Well its what I would do
Rear projection sets now are or have exceeded their life sometimes two or three fold they are not getting any younger and are a credit to the manuf however its time to move on with them it will also be kinder to your power bill

Let me know if I can do anything else bob

Please remember to rate the answer, thank you

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Anthony
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