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T.v. won't turn on

The red standby light is on but once I turn the t.v. on it goes out and nothing happens. I unplugged the set to reset, to see if that would help. Red standby light comes back on but t.v. will still not turn on. And I have misplaced my owners manuel.

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Open the back of the TV,and look at the can shaped items called capacitors on the board that the power cord is hooked to.If any of them have the tops,or bottoms bulged out,they need to be replaced.This should get it working again.Most of the time the big black capacitor on the power board goes bad,and bottom bulges out,but sometimes it is the other capacitors as well.I hope this helps.If you have any questions,please let me know.Thank You very much!

Tyler

Posted on Nov 22, 2008

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Happy Thanksgiving!
Bill

William Rayburn, CET
Premium Technologies
PO Box 442
Long Beach, WA. 98631
360-642-4993
premtech@willapabay.org

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