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My magavox tv won't turn on. press power switch and bar

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My magavox tv won't...

My magavox tv won't turn on. press power switch and white bar appears for a second or two then screen goes black. after 1 or 2 minutes, it repeats and repeats....

Technician's Assistant: Is your Magnavox TV connected to a surge protector or power strip?

Yes - tried turning that off for a cold boot - no change

Technician's Assistant: Have you tried to power reset your TV (unplugging the power for 1-2 minutes, then plugging it back in)?

Yes

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the TV Expert to know before I connect you?

The cable box works ok

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Anthony_Infotech, Technician replied 4 months ago
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TV Technician: Anthony_Infotech, Technician replied 4 months ago

Can you please get me the model number found on the back of the set?

How old is the set please?

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