Blinking Red Light on Sony Bravia TV Posted on 2/14/20 at 4:54 pm 0 0 I have a 3 year old Sony Bravia LED that attempts to power up and then the led indicator blinks red six times. Reset the TV. However, the number of blinking times is mostly 2 to 8. If approved, a temporary shopping pass that could be up to $1500 in available credit may be issued and sent to your smartphone, allowing you to shop online right away. The red standby light stays on when turning off the TV with the remote control. @afrancisco. 1) turn off your TV. Sony news in your inbox. The TV is a Sony Bravia … 3)press the power button present at back of your TV for 20-30 seconds at that time your TV must be off . If a Red LED is blinking, try the troubleshooting procedure below. The diagnostic blinking will occur automatically with no action required by you to engage it. I have the same Sony Bravia model (KDL40VL160) and last night the power went off and i got the red blinking under the standby (14 blinks). However, the number of blinking times is mostly 2 to 8. Most Red LED blink conditions require service. When I try to turn it on the only thing that happens is the stand-by light flashes red twice. © 2021 iFixit — Licensed under Creative Commons — Privacy — Follow the steps below to see if any devices connected to the TV are causing the issue (such as an overload by a malfunctioning device or a data communication issue). When I try to turn it on the only thing that happens is the stand-by light flashes red twice. I called Sony, with the 14 blinks they said it was the power source. The power strip could be bad. No expert here but as you mention if no obvious visual damage, then personally I think my next step would be to check for blown components in switching power supply; power transistor(s), fuses, diode packs, caps, continuity, short circuit etc. Powers on, shows Sony on screen, turns off, repeats this three times until completely powering off. If the indicator starts blinking after a certain device is connected, check the device for a issue. Applicable Products and Categories of This Article. Hi Folks, I picked up a curb-side Sony Bravia KDL-46VE5 LCD TV, circa 2010. Be among the first to get the latest Sony news in your inbox. Call Customer Care.. Connect the disconnected devices one by one to the TV. Checked continuity across the mains plug, there was some resistance initially that dropped with time. Did replacing the power board work or was it the mother board? If a Red LED is blinking and the TV isn't working properly it means that the TV has detected an issue or problem. You can try below methods before calling CC 1. I got this problem, when checked with CC they said rust or dust may cause the problem. Our site is not optimized for your current browser. The meaning of the blink codes varies between TV models, but the following steps may resolve user serviceable errors related to heat, temporary conditions, or software updates. Could be a short in the power supply of any of the circuits. Per Sony site, unplug for 3 minutes if your T.V. picture goes out and you have blinking red lights. No obvious screen damage. Thanks Try one of these solutions based on the issue you are experiencing. Most Red LED blink conditions require service. Basically i have to replace the fuser/capacitor or even the power panel. Hey did replacing the board fix your issue? Turn on the TV, then make sure that the indicator does not blink (which means the TV has no issues). A newer version of your browser may be available. I contacted sony and they said that the static converter was bad and they referred me to purchase a new static converter from a website called encompass so I did. Most Red LED blink conditions require repair. Is the power board need replacing? 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