Having problems with your Gateway FPD 1810 18.1" Flat Panel LCD Monitor ?

Monitor displays image for second and displays black again

\015 I have gateway fpd1810 model lcd screen,i have the problem is that when the power is on the monitor dipays the image for a second and dispays black,the power button blinks and displays image shortly repeatdly,power on off on off......,image display on off....,what is the solution for this?\015

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Your Monitor has a heat sink issue. A capacitor in the monitor is at fault and when it heats it tells the monitor to turn off the display to save the display from damage....Problem Cost to repair will supercede the cost to replace it...Wal-mart 15" monitor 119bucks --17" monitor 129...same at staples office supply (Poof) problem solved.
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