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I have a Toshiba 46 inch television and it stays on for a

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I have a Toshiba 46 inch television and it stays on for a little bit and turns off 90% of the time within 5 minutes. But it turns off 100% of the time.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact model of your Toshiba? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Yes. 1 minute please
JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?
Customer: 46L5200UI, it's about 5 yrs old.
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I got it from some dude. I just then found out that it had a problem.
JA: Anything else you want the Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Well I'm thinking its the supply power board. Maybe some capacitors? Okay.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 month ago.
Hello
Welcome.When it turns off what happens with the power light please on the front of the set?does it go to standby,change color?or does it blink?Anthony