Samsung forum: Samsung t.v has blacked out after various problems. Help?

by: Xortoth March 29, 2013 4:14 AM PDT

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Samsung t.v has blacked out after various problems. Help?

by Xortoth - 3/29/13 4:14 AM

I bought 2 Samsung T.Vs mid-late last year(PS64E8000GM) I only set up and use 1 of them currently, after a few months i started having problems with the t.v turning itself off, changing channel by itself, and also turning itself down, and up. Didn't really think much of it, just thought 'It's a big t.v, maybe it's getting hot' so whenever it started doing this, i would just turn it off, leave it for a while, turn it back on and it would be fine for a while again. More recently over the past few days it's been doing these things a lot, so i've mostly kept it off, trying to look for answers online about it and have come up short. I've just tried to turn it on now, and it turns on, and it registers me pushing buttons on the controller, but the screen is black, and no noise is coming from it.
I did read however, that some people have had similar problems to this, but with a different t.v. Something to do with the electronics inside? Does anyone know if there is a particular problem with this type of t.v, or even so how much it would get for a tech to come out and look at it?

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