Samsung forum: Samsun LED TV won't turn off ...

by: guice September 26, 2011 7:54 PM PDT

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Samsun LED TV won't turn off ...

by guice - 9/26/11 7:54 PM

Okay, I have a weird problem, and it seems to be getting worse: my Samsung LED 6300 55" TV just won't turn off... I'm having to unplug the bloody thing. Letting it set like this (has to be >hr), things go back to norm until the TV is heavily used again (basically the next night).

What's happening: when I go to power down the TV the power-down chime gets cut off, and the TV turns itself back in.

I've had something similar happen when turning it on, but it only happened once ... the chime gets cut off, and TV reverts itself back to its previous state (in this case; off -- the above case; on).

I've checked for firmware updates; but the TV tells me there are none.

What's happening? How can i fix this?

As I write this; I tried turning it off again, but it failed. This time, now it's trying to turn itself back on, but it's failing: the chime gets cut-off and the TV goes into a cycle: goes into a loop trying to start up. Each time the chime is cut-off and TV powers down, and try to start up again....

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