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RCA TV F36718 with V-port

One day I went to turn it on and the green power light came on but nothing happened [ I think the power light blinked]. After trying several times I took it out of the intertainment center, turned it on a few times but heard crackeling noises so I quit. Whats up????????

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This happened to mine in Oct 2007. It was the horizontal output module or transistor. repair cost was $175, good as new!!

Posted on Nov 23, 2007

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That crackly sound could be the flyback transformer sizzleling. if thats the case the horiozontal output transistor is probably bad as well. This repair should be done only by a quilified service person and shouldnt cost over 200 bucks if that much UNLESS of course it was the power sullpy shorting out but most likly in this set what i mentioned. Good Luck

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