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My tv will not turn on the standby light is just flashing

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Hi my tv will not turn on the standby light is just flashing ? The tv was fine turned off then when went to turn back on it does nothing. The model code is le40a656a1fxxc
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question, my name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you.
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Is the TV plugged into a power board or into the wall socket?
And what brand TV is it?
Thank you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It's plugged into wall and its a Samsung tv
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Thanks Ryan
Unplug it from the wall and hold the power button in for 60 seconds, then release.
Then connect the power, try to turn it on and tell me if it now starts.
Let me know the results please
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Still doing the same standby light flashing?
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Thanks, ***** ***** the problem
It is the internal mainbaord or power board that has faulted.
A corrupted firmware can cause this. But we have ruled this out by trying to hard restart it. In addition a faulty power extension board or residue power.
I am really sorry about this and you are going to have to return the TV to have it a diagnostics performed and the faulting component replaced. It will be covered by the warranty if this has not expired, and the replacement will be done at no cost to you.
I am really sorry about this, and if you have problems, or would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.
And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you
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