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I turned my TV off two days ago, today it turns on but I get…

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I turned my TV off two days ago, today it turns on but I get no picture. My

Technician's Assistant: What's the make and model of your tv, and has turning it on been a problem in the past?

Never a problem TV is only 5 years old Samsung UN32EH4003F

Technician's Assistant: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?

Screen is black power indicator flashes off and on for approx 5 minutes then shuts off.

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?

TV worked fine 2 days ago when I turned it off. Today is the first time I have tried to turn it on. No one else has used the TV as I live alone.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Shahid, Technician replied 10 months ago

- What video devices/ sources (such as cable box DVD player etc) are connected to TV and does the problem occur on all video input sources?

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