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Power problem - total power failure

Hi all, my system has just died , was working fine, movie flickered a couple of times then the whole system just stopped !, no power anywhere, checked powerboard fuse and its fine, so stumped now , suspect i need replacement power pwb part number 1- 682-284-42 ( i think) but i can't find a replacement anywhere ..

can anyone help ?

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  • tk29MarkS Oct 04, 2008

    yes it is the DAV-S500 .............

    and any help would be appriciated seem's like the whole board is dead , power comes in and the on / off switch works fine, plus power goes through the fuse located on the back of the board, but after that it all seem's dead.. no display, can't eject DVD ...

  • ditsy76 Oct 19, 2008

    I have the same problem, just got back from holiday switched on my Sony DAV-S550 and it is dead. Standby light is on but nothing else. Can anyone help? Many thanks

  • jude35 Nov 03, 2008

    total dead. internal fuse ok and switch working just nothing else

  • Anonymous Dec 16, 2008

    Same problem, lights are on but nobody home.   Anywone?

  • mariavii Dec 23, 2008

    Same here. Unhooked system for room renovation and when i rehooked it all up, the red light on the power button is on, but system is dead.

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You need to make sure that power supply has fried. It requires to check output voltage by volt meter.
What is the exact model number of your Sony home theater system to guide you properly. Is it DAV-S500 or some thing else.

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