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My vixio tv has been taking 20 to 30times to start. Now it won’t start. Is only 2.5 years old

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

Power strip

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

Trying now

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TV Technician: Aric, Technician replied 6 months ago

What's the model number off of the back of the Vizio?

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