Question about Philips Magnavox 42MF521D/37 Television
I need help with trying to fix my tv i really need REAL help its a Philips 42MF230A/37 42 in. HDTV Plasma Television and it turns on and the blue lights up and there is no picture! and then i smell something burning so i turn it off open the back and i see that its burnt this part:
now i want to know if i should replace but the problem is if you look at the item there is no silver heatsink if you look at my part it has them anyways i see that my part one of the silver things burned out i think if i replace it the set should work again....do you think it will?
****THIS IS MY BROKEN PART**** as u can see 1 of the end chip is burned and smells burnt *LOOK AT PICTURE*
i took it out and if u compare it to the item i want to buy its a lil diffrent cuz the heatsinks are missing(ebay item) DO YOU think its worth replacing or do u think it dead ;(
PLease give me a educated answer i don't want to waste my $$$ PLESE HELP ME
You will need that part to repair yours. i recomend using the heatsinks from yours. u need to check the FETs on the board that drives that one before u power it up, or u could damage the new part.
Posted on Dec 05, 2008
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