when i try to turn my tv on, it turns on for 2 seconds and then turns off. the tv does not stay on.?

how do i fix this. how can i make the tv stay on. i've unplugged it and replugged it in to different outlets. it's a new tv. less than 2 years old.

5 Answers

  • Ms
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    first & foremost...is it under warranty?? get it checked NOW!! that won't cost you anything!

    if not, well, you might be in a bit of a trouble. it could just be worn out...the power supply, the on & off..does it pop on & off? it may be a short in there. i wouldn't mess around with it...you don't want to cause some kind of hazard for your family over a tv. please get it looked at!

  • 1 decade ago

    maybe u set the sleep timer on the tv, so every 2 seconds it turns off..i think u should find a way to quickly change the sleep timer to a longer time or completely delete it

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Like the guy said, see if it's still under warranty. If not, check your manual - there may be a way to reset it.

  • ZCT
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Your TV is broken. Buy a new one or get this one repaired.

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  • kc2irv
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    you need to put down a model number otherwise no one can help you

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