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I have a sony bravia model KDL-40v4100, and the red standby blinks 13 times

After power up green power light comes on then changes to 13 blinks on standby light

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Sounds Lamp is weak in this TV.
Please replace lamp and procedure is written in TV user manual.

Posted on Mar 14, 2009

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SOURCE: 13 red standby flashing lights -- turns on, then turns off

Are you sure about the 13 flashes. Error code only goes to 8 flashes.

Posted on Apr 26, 2009

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SOURCE: Sony Bravia KDL-40V3000 standby light blinking

I just worked on this last week 13 blinks means there is a problem with the backlights.So it can be 1 of 2 things bad inverter board( which costs less than $200) or the panel in which case you can thow the TV away as it will probably cost as much for a new TV.Unfortunately the set I worked on ended up being panel. If you try the inverter board just take your time removing it its plugged in rather tight I gently tapped it out with a screwdriver to get it started.

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Posted on Apr 27, 2009

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13 blinks is backlight error.. can be 1 of 2 things, 1st bad inverter board (on left side panel looking from back) it has several plug ins to the panel as it supplies voltage to the backlights.2nd could be panel itself as backlights are built into it they can't be replaced. Inverter is probably around $200 +labor, panel= buy new tv... they are outrageously expensive. Good luck!

Posted on Apr 29, 2009

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sorry. Hope you still have a waranty. This is not an uncommon problem with the sony's. 99% chance that the panel went out. Could also be a balance board issue, but usually not. Call Sony for an authorized repair center

Posted on Dec 24, 2009

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