how to mend it - Fix appliances, electricals, gadgets, cars... Ask for free help
:: home
:: add a question
:: search
:: help
:: most recent
:: unanswered
   Search: Go 
Fixed for free!
Ask Your Question
Popular

These categories may also be of interest ...

Video, MP4 Players

Video, Portable Televisions

Video, Satellite Receivers

Video, Standard Televisions

Video, Video Projectors

Full list

... mend, fix, or repair just about anything.

Help someone
  Are you good at fixing things?  

Click here to help

Fault info.
Click here for Fuji repair information.
First time?

howtomendit.com costs nothing to use and you can ask a question without an account or logging in.

Click here to ask a question.

Answers

Who answers the questions?

Other users of howtomendit.com provide the answers. The more detail and information you provide in your question the easier it is for others to help you.

Search for a fix
How can I fix my
Widescreen Television?
Mend it
How can I repair my engine noise?
Categories > Mend Video, Widescreen Televisions > Question
Q & As - mend, repair, fix video, widescreen televisions, tv, large tv, widescreen movie, widescreen channel, digital tv, digital receiver, telly, remote control, screenNavigate to ...
Video, Widescreen Televisions (3060 other questions)
Other categories
Add a question



Mend > Widescreen Televisions

Question - mend, repair, fix

how can i fix Ferguson tv model wf70401g?

recently my tv has been switching off and going into standby mode with the led light flashing. Initially when its switched on it lasts about an hour then swithces off. I cant turn it on straight away and if i do it goes through a series of going on/off 3 times then the flashing standby light sequence. Does anyone know the answer to my tv or is it trying to communicate to another planet?



amar aslam
March 2007


Need to mend your Ferguson widescreen television?

To add an answer, click here To add a new question, click here To find all other questions, click here

Answers - mend, repair, fix

my tv is doing exactly the same. is there a way of fixing it without having to call someone in or taking it somewhere?

lola boleyn
January 2011

Well i tried calling a few tv repair men to see if they had heard of this problem and most of them just said bring the tv in so they can have a look. They say that they dont know what type of tv it is until they open it up, in my case it was a Thomson model. I'm a cynical person and dont like the idea of leaving my tv thinking they will find something trivial but charge alot so i found two guys that do house calls. Fisrt said could be the tranformer and would cost over £100 but he was stumped by the error sequence 3:7--was not in his notes. Second man(really good) came in and by that time the tv was going through so many light sequences 3:7, 4:5, 1:2, 2:7. He got straight in there and didnt bother with these error codes explaing that its the tv' safety mechanism to shut off saying something is wrong but with such a variation in codes its not accurate and consistent. He took out the main board and located a capicitor where the solder was loose, he said the capicitor itself looked ok but changed it just incase--resoldered it in place and any other potential looking loose solder. Worked like a dream and cost me total £40. His name was Ken Brown located near Glasgow. Honest guy.

amar aslam
April 2007

To add an answer, click here    

Add An Answer Form

Add your answer using the form below ...

The question: how can i fix ferguson tv model wf70401g?
Your answer:

(Add your answer here. Try to include as much detail as possible.)
Your name:

(Enter your name as you wish it to be displayed.)
Other questions in this category - Video, Widescreen Televisions
How can I fix my Ferguson F2620LVD TV?

When the tv is in DVD mode, the DVD does not eject when I press the eject button. There are sounds like ejection taking place but the disc does not come out of the DVD port....

Click here for how to mend it.
FERGUSON FL32WX2?

I NEED A POWER SUPPLY FOR A FEGUSON FL32WX2 LCD TV....

Click here for the repair.
Ferguson LCD Power Supply?

Im looking for a power supply for the Ferguson FL32WX2 LCD TV...

Click here for the fix.
Ferguson WF70401G taking 2 mins to start.?

For about a year now my Ferguson WF70401G has been slow to start from power on. The standby light alternates between amber and green. The time taken to start ranges from 30 seconds to 2 minutes. Once started, the television performs perfectly. Any ideas if it is worth fixing?...

Click here for the repair.
ferguson FTV32100FW?

the picture is full height but covers only the middle third of the screen horizontally, each side is bowed inwards...

Click here for the fix.
My ferguson TV keeps switching off?

I have a Ferguson WF70401G widescreen tv which will keep switching off after about 6 mins and the standby light will flash a sequence of about 2-3. any idaes, we have checked the timer and that has not been set. We then have to turn it on again manually as it does not respond to the remote...

Click here for the repair.
Fix what?
Audio, Minidisc Players - fix/mend/repair/service information
Vehicles, Motorcycles - fix/mend/repair/service information
Navigation, Satellite Navigation - fix/mend/repair/service information
Help wanted!
Advertisements
Fixed!
Can't believe the method worked, but it really did! Thank you.

Rachel
Dec 2019


Mend it
Where can I find a manual?
All appliances!

To mend any household, kitchen, or other electrical appliance start here.

To search for repair advice click here.

To find out how to mend it click here.

Mend it
How can I remove lock nuts?
Fault find
Click here to fix Vauxhall products.
Advertisements
Important

Attempting repairs can be dangerous.
In many instances work should only be undertaken by a qualified professional.
Ensure you have read our Small Print page before using information supplied via this website.

©  2003 vE
We use Cookies. See our Privacy Policy.