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Bad electric shorting sound

My tv started makeing a pretty loud electric shorting sound.i unplugged it,then plugged it back made the same sound,but will pause then do it agian pause and agian.does anybody have a idea.

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When your tv starts making this kind of noises is ussually related to high voltage or a degraded component,If you are familiar with tv service you can remove the back and take a look just to check if you can see what is making the sound,sometimes you can see it if it is a degraded component cooking but if it is a heavy leakage of high voltage you will not see it and it can be dangerous to be even close to it,If you decide to go in to check you need to be very carefull ,I would suggest you call for assistance from a servicer if you are not too familiar with tv service.

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