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Hi My Panasonic Viera plasma 3d television won't switch on.

Customer Question

Hi
My Panasonic Viera plasma 3d television won't switch on. Its 2 and a half years old and all that happens is the power light flashes a few times, pauses then flashes again. Any idea how to resolve this issue? I used it a day ago and it was fine, turned it off when I finished with it. Then came home the next day and then this.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  info tech replied 2 years ago.
Hello
Welcome
Thanks for the Question

I will need the model number please found on the back of the set?

Anthony
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

TX-P50UT50B

Expert:  info tech replied 2 years ago.
Hi
OK I will need to know how many times the red light blinks between pauses please like 3 blinks pause 3 blinks as an example
Let me know please
Anthony
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Hi

Its 3 then pause, then it repeats

Expert:  info tech replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Its an boot problem
Have you rebooted the set by unplugging it from the wall waiting 5 mins then re-plugging back in again?if not please do that now thank you
Let me know the result
Anthony
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Ive tried that but when plugged back in it starts flashing again.

Expert:  info tech replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Its a booting problem now their are 3 boards in the frame for being the issue here the most suspect is the A mainboard are you able to use a meter and do work yourself with the set?I will provide more details on that just need to know your "hands on" ability.
If mot then you will need a engineer
Let me know please
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