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Sony KP-43T70 died...cause?? how much to fix?

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Dan Kolacz, Mar 18, 2002.

  1. Dan Kolacz

    Dan Kolacz Stunt Coordinator

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    Hello,

    I was watching TV last night, when all of a sudden, I just heard this "zzzzzzzzzzzt" noise and then the TV turned off.

    Upon trying to turn back on this morning, the little standby LED blinks 4 times in succession, then pauses, then blinks 4 times, etc, etc.

    I have a service appt. set up for next week. Any techies out there know what the problem is based on these symptoms.

    Anyone have any idea what it costs to fix these things?

    Thanks
     
  2. Craig A

    Craig A Stunt Coordinator

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    From the service manual of the KP-43ht20 which is your set's Hi-Def cousin.

     
  3. Jack Briggs

    Jack Briggs Executive Producer

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    Power supply issues were my first thoughts. And this would be neither user-fixable nor inexpensive. How old is the set?
     
  4. Dan Kolacz

    Dan Kolacz Stunt Coordinator

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    This set is less than 2 years old.

    Was manufactured in April of 2000. I got it about 2-3 months after that.

    Thanks
     
  5. Kevin_Kr

    Kevin_Kr Supporting Actor

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    Did you purchase extended coverage?
     
  6. Dan Kolacz

    Dan Kolacz Stunt Coordinator

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    No, I wish I did now!
     

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