Question about Akai PDP-5016H 50 in. HD-Ready Plasma Television
I have an Akai Plasma Model#: PDP5006H. the power supply is dead like so many other Akai unit. Akai says they have no parts to support this 2 1/2 year old TV. Can you repair the power supply board?
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I got same problem with MLT169A power supply it wont power on. but i found service tech who fixed my power supply. but he stays in toronto, canada. only thing is you have to pull power supply out and mail it to him. his email is email@example.com
Posted on Apr 08, 2008
The Power Supply Board is listed below. Please note, there are 2 models with the same beginning number (PDP4294). Verify your model number before selecting the Power Supply Board as each board is different depending on the model number.
For PDP4294LV use:
Akai PDP4294LV Power Supply Board Replacement
For PDP4294LV1 use:
Akai PDP4294LV1 Power Supply Board Replacement
Posted on Apr 16, 2008
Same thing for me. TV just turned off one day and won't come back on. LED flashes red. Someone said it's because a cooling fan went out. If I can't find someone to fix it I'll take it apart and tinker myself. 32" with dvd built in was barely over a year old.
Posted on Aug 05, 2008
SOURCE: VIDEO BOARD
Your tv is going into an error protection mode upon startup. The problem is probably not the video board. When the tv starts, it checks with the cpu to confrim voltages, if a voltage is off or there is a short somwhere, it will prevent the tv from starting up by clicking the relays to power off the high voltage of the tv. The problem could be the power supply, zsus board or ysus. Its hard to say without opening up the back of the set and testing some stuff with the meter, but normally its just a shorted cap, worst case you blew out a fet.. But easy to find if you know what your looking for.
Posted on Aug 06, 2008
I looked around for a power supply for you and turn up nothing. I see your problem. Nobody is selling. Best just to fix the board itself.
What I would do is get a Service Manual over the internet. Nodevice.com is selling the Service Manual. Usually cost under $20. It will help you diagnose the source of the problem and fix it by soldering in the new part. The Service Manual will give you circuit diagrams, schematics, test points, and part number lists. And most cases the new part cost less than $15 by searching on the internet with the part number.
It's possible that it's just a bad capacitor or transformer on the power supply board. Cheaper than replacing the board.
I hope I solve the problem for you.
Posted on Jul 20, 2009
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