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No picture. tv is hooked up to sat.(direct tv) tv goes to

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no picture. tv is hooked up to sat.(direct tv) tv goes to stand-by with solid orange light on when first turned on then screen starts to come on but goes right back off and the blue on light starts flashing in intervals of 3 then pause fl fl fl pause fl fl fl pause. tried unplugging and restarting but no change.tryed changing diff. inputs on remote and no change but dont know where im at as far as input or channel due to no screen.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.



OK these sets suffer from bad COF chips on the power-board they tend to go short and you may find little pin holes in them, other things that cause this are bad capacitors on the power-board can you do work yourself with the set?I will provide all relevant info

Let me know please


Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.


Do you still need help with this please?there is a procedure to follow if you think you can do the work yourself, I will provide all info

If not you will need a tech will locate a tech in your area

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