Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



922 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 54


Topic # 109961 30-Sep-2012 21:20 Send private message

Anyone know much about Sony blink codes?
Our KDL32-EX500 has just gone belly up. Sometimes it turns on and works for a bit, then other times it will not power on at all. Every time it dies, the red standby LED starts flashing 7 times then pausing, then repeats the pattern.

Is it time to get a new one, or is this likely to be an easy fix?
 

Create new topic
7329 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 407


  Reply # 693802 30-Sep-2012 22:07 Send private message

paulmilbank: Anyone know much about Sony blink codes?
Our KDL32-EX500 has just gone belly up. Sometimes it turns on and works for a bit, then other times it will not power on at all. Every time it dies, the red?standby LED starts flashing 7 times then pausing, then repeats the pattern.

Is it time to get a new one, or is this likely to be an easy fix?
?


That is a relatively new model (wouldn't be more than a couple of years old) so it should be covered by the CGA. You would probably need to call sony up regarding codes.

7329 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 407


  Reply # 693804 30-Sep-2012 22:12 Send private message

This video has the solution on the blinking light codes.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLkyFXv2-i4

2230 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 81

Subscriber

  Reply # 693934 1-Oct-2012 10:18 Send private message

Definitely try the reset (using the up arrow on the remote while turning the TV on, using the power switch on the side) - otherwise take it in for service.



922 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 54


  Reply # 695075 2-Oct-2012 19:17 Send private message

Reset does not work, going to try my luck under the CGA this weekend. Hopefully the good guys they are willing to come to the party.

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Spark Socialiser
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 22-Oct-2014 18:39 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


American legal jurisdiction in New Zealand
Created by ajobbins, last reply by gzt on 21-Oct-2014 14:58 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Gonna get one?
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by dclegg on 24-Oct-2014 10:08 (105 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Speed limit when overtaking? Teach me please.
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by xpd on 24-Oct-2014 09:36 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Snap have failed our company!
Created by dafman, last reply by kornflake on 23-Oct-2014 17:41 (37 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Thief taunts 12 year old via stolen laptop
Created by macuser, last reply by charsleysa on 22-Oct-2014 23:49 (12 replies)

Another Trade Me competitor: SellShed
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 23-Oct-2014 19:00 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


22nd Only: PB Tech BROTHER HL1110 Mono laser Printer $15 shipped(after $30 cashback)
Created by loceff13, last reply by loceff13 on 23-Oct-2014 08:55 (23 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.