Is your Hinsense TV not turning on and about to ruin the weekend? Do not panic, as issues like this on smart TV are common.
Read through this article to know the quick solutions to fix the Hinsense TV.
How To Fix Hisense Roku TV Not Turning On Issue?
Follow the methods below when Hisense TV is not turning on and fix the issue.
1) Perform A Power Cycle
When Hisense Roku TV is not turning on, perform a power cycle. Turn off the TV. Unplug the TV from the wall outlet.
Leave it unplugged for a few minutes. Press the Power button of the TV for about 20-30 seconds without the TV plugged in.
Now connect the power again and try to turn on the TV. See if the issue is fixed; otherwise, replace the batteries and reset the remote.
2) Check The Batteries And Reset The Remote
Hisense Roku TV won’t turn on of the batteries are old & damaged.
You can replace the batteries and check if the TV turns on.
To do that, first, take out the old batteries from the TV remote and wait for some time.
Next, put in the new batteries. The TV will change to Standby Mode. If it does not, then check the power cable.
3) Check The Power Cable
If the power cable is damaged, then the TV will not turn on. So, check the power cable for any physical damage.
If you spot any sign of damage, then change the cable and check if it works now.
If you are using an HDMI cable, then check that too. Make sure to change the power of the HDMI cable and test the TV. Sometimes a faulty port is a reason why the TV is not turning on.
If the TV still does not turn on, then check the input source.
4) Check The Input Source
If there is no input, then the Hisense TV may enter Standby Mode.
To check that, try to turn on the TV and check if the screen is lighting up before becoming dark. Press the Source or Input on the remote and check if it works.
You can also try the Input devices like your console, streaming box, or DVD player with another TV ad the same cable. Check if it works there.
If it still does not work, then check the wall outlet.
5) Check The Wall Outlet
If your Hisense TV turns on for some seconds before becoming black, a faulty outlet can be the reason behind it.
Check the circuit breaker or the fuse box and see if the switch is turned on. If the switch that is meant to provide power to the outlet is off, then turn it on.
6) Check The Backlight
If the TV’s screen is dark, but the red light is on, the backlight may be defective.
This can happen due to power surges, water damage, or defective bulbs.
Try to turn on the TV and use a flashlight on the screen. If the backlight is working, then you will see a reflection of the flashlight on the TV screen.
If you cannot see it, then this means that the backlight isn’t working. In this case, you will need a TV mechanic or professional help to fix it.
7) Factory Reset The TV
Sometimes a faulty software update can be responsible for why your TV is not turning on. This can also be caused unintentionally by your kids or pets.
A factory reset can help to revert your TV to its default settings.
To do so, follow the instructions given below:
Take a straightened paper clip or something like that. Then press the Reset button from the back of the TV for about 15-20 seconds.
If you cannot find the Reset button, then check fr au Input or Volume down button and press it for some time.
If you can’t find any of such buttons, you can follow the TV user manual and follow the instructions to reset the TV to its factory settings without using the remote.
8) Contact Hisense TV Support
If none of the above methods has worked for you, contact the Hisense support team for help.
Make sure to note down the model number of the TV and the serial number of the remote before contacting the Hisense TV support team. Then follow the instructions to fix the problem.
Frequently Asked Questions [FAQs]
- Why won’t my TV turn on but the red light is on?
When the TV does not turn on, but the red light is on, this means that the battery of the remote is going bad. You can replace the battery and see if this fixes the issue.
- When I press the power button on my TV, nothing happens.
If the Power button of the TV is not working, unplug the TV from the main outlet. While unplugged, hold the power button for about 30-40 seconds. Then release the power button and plug back the TV.
- How do I know if my Hinsense TV fuse is blown?
Remove the fuse from the holder. Unscrew the fuse holder ap and check the fuse wire.
If there is a metallic smear inside the glass or a visible gap in the wire, or it is too dark, it indicates that the fuse is blown. And needs a replacement.
So, there you are! Let us know which of the above solutions helped you to fix the Hisense Roku TV when it is not turning on.
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