Have you tried to turn on your Sharp TV and it won’t turn on? There could be several reasons why your Sharp TV won’t turn on. Before you rush on to call your technician or get online to try to purchase a new TV, know that this could be a minor issue. As such, you can try fixing it at home following some quick DIY tips.
This post outlines three major DIY tips you can try to fix your Sharp TV. Before each tip, the probable cause or issue will be mentioned. Followed by quick tips to fix your TV. You can only call a technician if all the tips outlined here doesn’t work for you. But hopefully, one of these tips will work (it has worked for a lot of people) and save you cost.
It is assumed that you have zero gadget fixing knowledge, so, the steps are outlined in very easy steps for you.
Sharp TV Won’t Turn On Issues.
There are several reasons why your Sharp TV won’t turn on. They include
- Remote Issue
- Power Outlet Issues
- TV Reset Issue
You need your remote control to turn on your Sharp TV. If there is an issue with your remote control, you will have problems turning on your TV. The issue with your remote control could be a battery problem. Also, it could be that you didn’t problem your remote correctly to your TV. This happens when you are using a universal remote control on your Sharp TV.
Power Outlet Issue
If the power source where you connect your TV is faulted, your TV won’t power. Most times, you may think your TV has developed a major fault. Meanwhile, the problem is from your power outlet.
TV Reset Issue
If there is a need to reset your TV and you fail to do so, it can affect the power function of your TV.
Sharp TV Won’t Turn On And Red Standby Light Is Off
This is usually a reset issue. Most times, it’s a sign that your TV is due for a reset. A quick reset will solve the issue in no time. Follow the steps below to solve the issue.
. Unplug your TV from the power outlet.
. Allow for 30 seconds.
. Plug back into the power outlet.
. Press the power button on your remote to turn on your TV.
If the TV still doesn’t turn on, it could be an outlet issue. Try and plug in your TV in another power outlet in the house. Or try plugging another device in the same outlet to see if it will turn on. If the new device turns on, then the power outlet issue is ruled out.
Sharp TV Won’t Turn On And Red Standby Light Is On
. Turn on your TV manually. Most TVs come with a manual power button located in front on the side of the TV. Press and hold down the button for a couple of seconds to turn on your TV.
. Remove the batteries on your TV remote.
. Hold the remote close to your TV.
. Press and hold down the ‘Power’ button for 30 seconds.
. Replace the batteries on your remote.
. Press the ‘Power’ button again to turn on your TV.
Sharp TV Won’t Turn On, Red Standby Light Is Blinking
Another issue could be that you didn’t program your remote correctly to your TV. As mentioned earlier, this could be an issue when you use a universal remote to program your Sharp TV. Ensure you program your universal remote to your Sharp TV following the correct procedure.
If all these tips don’t work, it’s time to reach out to the customer service team for your TV manufacturer and book for a repair.