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Capacitor size Hello I need to replace 2 capacitors on my television..They are CapXon 1000uf 10v..... My question is,I cant locate any 10v....Can I use 1000uf 35v in place of the 1000uf 10v???? Thank you in advance for your help Dennis

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Sure- that's the maximum rating. In fact, if Polaroid had used 35v rated caps in the first place, we probably wouldn't all be replacing them.

BTW another replacement that worked perfectly here.

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You can get any size/type capacitor from DigiKey.  See this thread for the part numbers I used: http://www.fixya.com/support/r741402-polaroid_flm_373b_lcd_tv_black_screen

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